Definitions for confirmation

Definitions for (noun) confirmation

Main entry: confirmation

Definition: a sacrament admitting a baptized person to full participation in the church

Main entry: confirmation

Definition: a ceremony held in the synagogue (usually at Pentecost) to admit as adult members of the Jewish community young men and women who have successfully completed a course of study in Judaism

Main entry: confirmation, verification, substantiation, check

Definition: additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct

Usage: fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory

Main entry: confirmation

Definition: information that confirms or verifies

Main entry: confirmation, ratification

Definition: making something valid by formally ratifying or confirming it

Usage: the ratification of the treaty; confirmation of the appointment

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