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Definition of affirmation:

  1. A solemn declaration made under the penalties of perjury, by persons who conscientiously decline taking an oath, which declaration is in law equivalent to an oath.
  2. Confirmation of anything established; ratification; as, the affirmation of a law.
  3. That which is asserted; an assertion; a positive statement; an averment; as, an affirmation, by the vender, of title to property sold, or of its quality.
  4. The act of affirming or asserting as true; assertion; - opposed to negation or denial.

Synonyms:

program line, regard, insistence, asseveration, admiration, affidavit, proof, praise, accusation, witness, credit, allegation, statement, avouchment, brownie points, deposition, avowal, a pat on the back, law, affirm, argument, profession, averment, acclaim, recognition, apologia, financial statement, command, apology, announcement, instruction, compliment, evidence.

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