confirm [-ed, -s] v
ME conferme-n < L. confirmāre, make firm, strengthen, establish.
- Establish; fix firmly; make sure.
- Appoint; assign; establish; call; set apart; give full blessings; provide with unlimited privileges, powers, and opportunities; [fig.] accept into a congregation; identify as a member of a religious group.
- Verify; provide certainty; give new assurance of truth.