Example sentences for: affirm

How can you use “affirm” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • "Arafat wants Pope John Paul II to use his March visit to Israel to affirm that the Vatican does not recognize Israeli control over East Jerusalem, which the Palestinians claim as the capital of their future independent state," Ha'aretz said.

  • High up, the reader is told only that the U.S. game plan calls for taking "substantial military action," which aims to "destroy key military props supporting Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and affirm principles for the post-Cold War world."

  • Sam Donaldson ( This Week ) thinks it odd that, at the same press conference, Clinton refused even to affirm that the president is above the law.

  • Bradley could affirm that his subsidies for health insurance don't cover the entire cost of premiums.

  • These data affirm a technically good separation of the periplasmic and cytoplasmic fractions.

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