Part of speech:
To state positively; declare; affirm
Having received approval.
The act of affirming the truth of one’s statement. It serves the same purpose as an oath and is usually done when the declarant objects to making an oath on religious or ethical ground.
To show to be true or real by giving evidence; prove; confirm
To do or experience something again, especially to win a championship for a second time in a row.
Vouched for; guaranteed
Of, relating to, or being an element or construction used to make a statement:
A formal statement; proclamation
Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect.
The definition of allege means to say something unproven or something without any facts to verify it.
To be favorable toward; think or declare to be good, satisfactory, etc.
To affirm positively; declare:
To acknowledge deliberately; to admit; to confess; to sanction.
To cause to move backward or in a reverse direction:
To acknowledge in writing on the face of (a check) that the signature of the maker is genuine and that there are sufficient funds on deposit for its payment.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To state as a fact or as one's belief (something that may be called into question); assert
The definition of confirm is to approve or to establish the truth or make stronger.
To contend is to believe something is a fact or to deal with a challenge.
To make more certain the validity of; confirm; bolster; support
Depose is defined as to forcefully and suddenly remove someone from office, or to testify or present evidence under oath in a legal proceeding.
To make evident; indicate; show
(Law) To show an adequate reason for something done
Maintain is defined as to keep in a current state in order to prevent from failing or breaking or to carry on or to support or provide.
To certify or attest to (the validity of a signature on a document, for example) as a notary public.
To profess is to declare something, often out loud.
To affirm or approve, usually after the fact.
To assure again; repeat a confident declaration or promise
A penalty imposed for violating accepted social norms. A sanction may be civil or criminal in nature. Criminal sanctions are either fine, imprisonment, or both. Authorization and/or approval by someone in a position of authority; for example, the act of imposing a penalty.
To mark with a stamp, as an evidence of standard exactness, legal size, or merchantable quality.
(Law) To give evidence under oath
To testify means to serve as a witness in court, or to declare the truth of something.
To give moral or spiritual support or encouragement to
To make binding under the law; give legal force to; declare legally valid
To make a solemn resolution to do, get, etc.
To witness is defined as to observe an event taking place or to give evidence.
To deny is defined as to refuse to admit something, refuse to agree to something, refuse to acknowledge something or refuse to accept something.
To nullify is to invalidate something or cancel the effectiveness of something.
To make negative:
To prevent or delay (a legislative bill) from becoming law by exercising the power of veto.
Argue is defined as to verbally disagree with someone.
To state as a determination of fact:
(With relationship implied by context) To obtain (a pet) from a shelter or the wild.
To approve; adopt:
(Informal, Dial.) To take legal action (against)
Sustain is defined as to support something or to endure a trial or hardship.
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
To prove to be true by demonstration, evidence, or testimony; confirm or substantiate
Endorse is defined as to give your approval to someone or something or to authorize the payment of a document by signing with one's signature.
To make something certain.
To predicate is to agree that something is a quality or property of someone.
To indicate formally one's approval or support of (a motion, nomination, etc.) as a necessary preliminary to discussion of or a vote on it
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