Example sentences for: affirmation

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

  • Here is no benign affirmation of redemption.

  • The pledge ends with an affirmation of the essential promise of our democracy - "with liberty and justice for all."

  • Religious faith hardly lays out a straight path leading to the affirmation of human equality.

  • For example, there is not only affirmation by demonstration (ergo, hence, therefore, accordingly , but there is also documentation by postulation (it can be assumed, we can suppose) and also validation by synthesization (basically, in truth, in a very real sense) as well as verification by substitution (that is to say, in other words, in short) . Similarly, there is not only confutation by disputation (on the contrary, notwithstanding, however, nevertheless) , but there is also negation by concession (despite, although, allowing that) and also, not least, refutation by capitulation (it might be argued, it would be easy to conclude) .

  • President Clinton's 24-page written affirmation to the House Judiciary Committee that he did not lie--though he misled friends and family and is sorry as usual--leads at all papers.

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