Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / confirmatory
FEEDBACK

confirmatory

See definition of confirmatory on Dictionary.com
  • as incollateral
  • as inaffirmative

synonyms for confirmatory

  • ancillary
  • accessory
  • adjuvant
  • attendant
  • auxiliary
  • complementary
  • concomitant
  • coordinate
  • dependent
  • incident
  • lateral
  • parallel
  • roundabout
  • satellite
  • side
  • sub
  • subordinate
  • subsidiary
  • supporting
  • tributary
  • accompanying
  • added
  • adjunctive
  • appurtenant
  • circuitous
  • coincident
  • concurrent
  • corresponding
  • corroborative
  • not lineal
  • related
  • subservient
  • under
  • supporting
  • positive
  • corroborative
  • favorable
  • acquiescent
  • affirmatory
  • approving
  • acknowledging
  • affirming
  • complying
  • concurring
  • confirmative
  • confirming
  • consenting
  • endorsing
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for confirmatory

MOST RELEVANT
  • chief
  • different
  • dissimilar
  • important
  • independent
  • major
  • necessary
  • unrelated
  • direct
  • main
  • primary
  • principal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Dive In To First Place With This Swimming Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use confirmatory in a sentence

The agency directed Biogen to verify a benefit to patients in a confirmatory study due in nine years.
FDA, FACING INTENSE CRITICISM, NARROWS USE OF CONTROVERSIAL ALZHEIMER’S DRUG TO PATIENTS WITH EARLY-STAGE DISEASELAURIE MCGINLEYJULY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The FDA will require a confirmatory trial for Aduhelm, the brand name of the generic aducanumab, and could restrict its use or remove it from the market if it is shown to not be effective.
FUROR RAGES OVER FDA APPROVAL OF CONTROVERSIAL ALZHEIMER’S DRUGLAURIE MCGINLEYJUNE 17, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This year, Virginia joined the ranks of 17 other states that allow “confirmatory” or second-parent adoption.
CALENDAR: MAY 21-27PRINCE CHINGARANDEMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Only two of the 44 potential reinfections were designated “probable” and the rest were considered “possible,” “based on the amount of confirmatory evidence available,” the health agency press release said.
NATURAL IMMUNITY AFTER COVID-19 COULD LAST AT LEAST 5 MONTHSJULIA BELLUZJANUARY 15, 2021VOX
Thus far we have only considered the origin of life, as confirmatory of man's spiritual nature.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
Both the above instruments are to a great extent merely confirmatory of the privileges previously conceded to the Templars.
THE HISTORY OF THE KNIGHTS TEMPLARS, THE TEMPLE CHURCH, AND THE TEMPLECHARLES G. ADDISON
While Mary wept and lamented, Cornelia wrote the confirmatory wire, and sent it out to the waiting messenger.
FLAMING JUNEMRS. GEORGE DE HORNE VAIZEY
They were trifling remains, but they sufficed, and the six fuming halves of pennygrabs were confirmatory.
THE WRONG TWINHARRY LEON WILSON
This is all more or less confirmatory of Moscheles, if indeed any confirmation be needed.
THE LIFE OF LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, VOLUME II (OF 3)ALEXANDER WHEELOCK THAYER
In a word, their use of the argument is confirmatory and explanatory rather than by way of absolute proof and demonstration.
THE BASIS OF EARLY CHRISTIAN THEISMLAWRENCE THOMAS COLE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 31, 2021
Choose the synonym for belief
admonition

WORDS RELATED TO CONFIRMATORY

  • acknowledging
  • acquiescent
  • affirmatory
  • affirming
  • approving
  • complying
  • concurring
  • confirmative
  • confirmatory
  • confirming
  • consenting
  • corroborative
  • endorsing
  • favorable
  • positive
  • supporting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

tocsinnoun | [tok-sin ]SEE DEFINITION