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 Meanings and Examples of CONFIRMED
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confirmed
 a.  being firmly settled in habit; having been ratified; verified; fixed; established
Classic Sentence: (173 in 12 pages)
1  She was a Roman Catholic; and I believe her confessor confirmed the idea which she had conceived.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 6
2  On being charged with the fact, the poor girl confirmed the suspicion in a great measure by her extreme confusion of manner.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 7
3  I was partly urged by curiosity, and compassion confirmed my resolution.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 10
4  Another circumstance strengthened and confirmed these feelings.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 15
5  Another woman confirmed the account of the fishermen having brought the body into her house; it was not cold.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 21
6  "Of course you will," confirmed Daisy.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Get Context   In Chapter 1
7  Some one who had been driving a little behind us confirmed this and the policeman turned away.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Get Context   In Chapter 7
8  It could have betokened nothing short of the anticipated execution of some noted culprit, on whom the sentence of a legal tribunal had but confirmed the verdict of public sentiment.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In II. THE MARKET-PLACE
9  When I became Joe's 'prentice, Orlick was perhaps confirmed in some suspicion that I should displace him; howbeit, he liked me still less.'
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XV
10  Mr. Wopsle's great-aunt conquered a confirmed habit of living into which she had fallen, and Biddy became a part of our establishment.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XVI
11  This was in part confirmed by his aunt, who saw him at half past twelve o'clock, soon after his release, and affirmed that he was then as red as I was.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. I AM BORN
12  Steerforth himself confirmed this when it was stated, and said that he should like to begin to see him do it.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. I ENLARGE MY CIRCLE OF ACQUAINTANCE
13  And the boy's is, of all such dispositions that ever I have seen,' remarked his sister, 'the most confirmed and stubborn.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 8. MY HOLIDAYS. ESPECIALLY ONE HAPPY AFTERNOON
14  Miss Murdstone confirmed this with an audible murmur.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 14. MY AUNT MAKES UP HER MIND ABOUT ME
15  Which the Court confirmed, to his great satisfaction.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 33. BLISSFUL
Example Sentence: (45 in 4 pages)
1  It has been confirmed that Lewis's next fight will be against Bruno.
2  The rumour is that there is a sequel to the movie in the works, although this has not been confirmed.
3  The rumours of an attack were later confirmed.
4  Brain scans have confirmed that the disease is in remission.
5  There was no evidence of a connection between BSE and the brain diseases recently confirmed in cats.
6  He was confirmed posthumously as a member of the Chinese Communist Party.
7  His appointment must be confirmed by the Senate foreign relations committee, whose chairman is now the Democrat Joe Biden.
8  Preliminary results show that the vaccine is effective, but this has to be confirmed by further medical trials.
9  New evidence has confirmed the first witness's story.
10  Temperature records have unequivocally confirmed the existence of global warming.
11  Our guess was confirmed by calculation.
12  My suspicions were confirmed when police raided the property.
13  A positive pregnancy test soon confirmed her intuitive feelings.
14  The doctor's report confirmed our worst fears.
15  He was confirmed as captain for the rest of the season.