Synonyms for confirmation

Synonyms for (noun) confirmation

Synonyms: confirmation

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

Similar words: sacrament

Definition: a formal religious ceremony conferring a specific grace on those who receive it; the two Protestant ceremonies are baptism and the Lord's Supper; in the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church there are seven traditional rites accepted as instituted by Jesus: baptism and confirmation and Holy Eucharist and penance and holy orders and matrimony and extreme unction


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: religious ceremony, religious ritual

Definition: a ceremony having religious meaning


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: proof, cogent evidence

Definition: any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something

Usage: if you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it


Synonyms: confirmation

Definition: information that confirms or verifies

Similar words: info, information

Definition: a message received and understood


Synonyms: confirmation, ratification

Definition: making something valid by formally ratifying or confirming it

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

Similar words: agreement

Definition: the verbal act of agreeing