affirmation

Definitions

General English

  • noun a statement that something is true

Law

  • the act of accepting goods even though you are aware that they are faulty
  • noun a statement in court that you will tell the truth, though without swearing an oath
  • noun a written statement which is affirmed as true by the person making it

Politics

  • noun a statement by an MP showing allegiance to the monarch, when the Oath of Allegiance is considered inappropriate on religious or other grounds
  • noun support or approval
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