asseveration n : a declaration that is made emphatically (as if no supporting evidence were necessary) [syn: assertion, averment]
- German: Beteuerung
Affirmation is a declaration that something is true. It also has various meanings within the domains of personal development, psychology, healthcare and prayer. The word can refer to several things:
- In logic, an affirmation is a positive judgment, the union of the subject and predicate of a proposition.
- Affirmation in law, a declaration made by and allowed to those who conscientiously object to taking an oath
- Affirmation: Gay & Lesbian Mormons, an international Mormon organization
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