Confirm vs Invalidate - What's the difference?

confirm | invalidate |


As verbs the difference between confirm and invalidate

is that confirm is to strengthen; to make firm or resolute while invalidate is to make invalid especially applied to contract law.

confirm

English

Alternative forms

* confirme (obsolete)

Verb

(en verb)
  • To strengthen; to make firm or resolute.
  • (Christianity) To administer the sacrament of confirmation on (someone).
  • * 1971 , , Religion and the Decline of Magic , Folio Society 2012, p. 35:
  • Elizabeth, daughter of Henry VIII, was baptized and confirmed at the age of three days.
  • To assure the accuracy of previous statements.
  • Antonyms

    * infirm * disconfirm * deny * dispute * contradict * question

    See also

    * verify * corroborate * establish * prove

    invalidate

    English

    Verb

    (en-verb)
  • To make invalid. Especially applied to contract law.
  • The circuit court judge's ruling was invalidated by a superior judge.

    Synonyms

    * (l)

    Antonyms

    * (l)