affirmation
[afəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
affirmations (plural noun)
  1. the action or process of affirming something.
    "he nodded in affirmation" ·
    "an affirmation of basic human values"
    antonyms:
    • law
      a formal declaration by a person who declines to take an oath.
  2. emotional support or encouragement.
    "the lack of one or both parents' affirmation leaves some children emotionally crippled"
Origin
late Middle English: from Latin affirmatio(n-), from the verb affirmare ( see affirm).
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the lack of one or both parents' affirmation leaves some children emotionally crippled.
an affirmation of basic human values.
he nodded in affirmation.
How to say affirmation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)bevestiging
Arabic (NOUN)تأكيد, توكيد
Bangla করি
Bosnian (Latin) afirmacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)утвърждаване, декларация, твърдение
Cantonese (Traditional) 肯定
Catalan (NOUN)afirmació
Chinese Simplified 肯定
Chinese Traditional 肯定
Croatian (NOUN)afirmacija
Czech (NOUN)potvrzení
Danish (NOUN)bekræftelse
Dutch (NOUN)bevestiging
Estonian (NOUN)kinnistumisele, tõotuse
Fijian veivakadonui
Filipino paninindigan
Finnish (NOUN)vakuutuksen, vahvistus
German (NOUN)Bejahung, Bestätigung, Bekräftigung, Behauptung, Bekenntnis
Greek (NOUN)επιβεβαίωση, υπεύθυνη δήλωση, κατάφαση, καταξίωση
Hebrew (NOUN)הטיעון, חיוב
Hindi (NOUN)प्रतिज्ञान, अभिपुष्टि
Hungarian (NOUN)megerősítés, állítás
Icelandic (NOUN)staðfestingu
Indonesian (NOUN)penegasan, afirmasi
Italian (NOUN)affermazione
Japanese (NOUN)肯定, 断言, アファメーション
Kiswahili (NOUN)uthibitisho
Korean (NOUN)동족, 긍정, 본연, 확언, 확약, 결론
Latvian (NOUN)apliecinājums, apstiprinājumu, solījumu
Lithuanian (NOUN)pasižadėjimą, įtvirtinimo, patvirtinimą
Malagasy fanamafisana
Malay (Latin) Ikrar
Maltese affermazzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål bekreftelse
Persian (NOUN)تاکید
Polish (NOUN)afirmacji, potwierdzenie
Portuguese (NOUN)afirmação
Querétaro Otomi afirmación
Romanian (NOUN)afirmare
Russian (NOUN)аффирмация, утверждение, заверение
Samoan faamautinoaga
Serbian (Cyrillic) афирмацију
Serbian (Latin) afirmaciju
Slovak (NOUN)potvrdenie
Slovenian (NOUN)afirmacije, potrditev, izjave
Spanish (NOUN)afirmación
Swedish (NOUN)bekräftelse, hävdandet, påstående, försäkran
Tahitian haapapuraa
Tamil சொன்முறை
Telugu నమ్మకాన్ని పెంచే పదాలు
Thai ยืนยัน
Tongan ko hano fakapapau'i
Turkish (NOUN)olumlama, yemin, beyan
Ukrainian (NOUN)затвердження, твердженням
Urdu بکھان
Vietnamese (NOUN)khẳng định
Welsh (NOUN)cadarnhad
Yucatec Maya afirmación
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