Definition of confirmation


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • confirmation is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 19 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • confirmation is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 23 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of confirmation

  • making something valid by formally ratifying or confirming it (noun)

    Examples

    1. confirmation of the appointment

    Synonyms

    1. ratification

  • additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct (noun)

    Examples

    1. fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory

    Synonyms

    1. check
    2. substantiation
    3. verification

  • 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 (noun)

  • a sacrament admitting a baptized person to full participation in the church (noun)

  • information that confirms or verifies (noun)

See definition of confirmation in Merriam Webster