Witness; evidence; proof of some fact.
The definition of affidavit is a legal term for an official written statement made under oath before a judge, notary public or other person with legal authority.
A solemn declaration
Support; encouragement; approval
A frank admission or acknowledgment.
An action, declaration, document, or statement that corroborates, ratifies, verifies, gives formal approval, or assures the validity of something. See also advice and consent.
An instrument so accepted, especially a bankers' acceptance.
(Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought; a complaint or petition.
An imprecation; a curse.
(Law) The opposing by a defendant of a claim or charge against him or her
The constitutional right or power of a ruler or legislature to reject bills passed by another branch of the government
In U.S. history, the refusal of a state to recognize or enforce within its territory any federal law held to be an infringement on its sovereignty
The lack or opposite of some positive character or quality
The definition of an allegation is an accusation against someone without proof.
A new statement of truth made about something, usually when the statement has yet to be verified.
An official approbation; a sanction.
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 act of asserting positively
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
(Sports) A maneuver in wrestling in which a competitor being controlled by the opponent suddenly reverses the situation and gains control.
Find another word for affirmation. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for affirmation, like: testimony, affidavit, sworn statement, sanction, statement, avowal, confirmation, acceptance, declaration, oath and denial.