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The CID speculated that the woman was confirming who lived there before planting a homemade nail bomb.

For Reid, the imperative has to be confirming as many of the 34 district court nominees that are in the pipeline as possible.

“I did definitely post on AboveTopSecret,” she told The Daily Beast, without confirming her use of any particular handle.

Randolph received a radio message confirming that Nolen was wanted and she moved to place him under arrest.

The presidential paramour was French film star Julie Gayet, 42, confirming months of behind-the-scenes innuendo.

What has become of the letter from M. de St. Mars, said to have been discovered some years ago, confirming this last hypothesis?

Hence he regards the notation as confirming his theory of the nature and history of the Modes.

Although confirming most of the privileges of the nobles, the constitution nevertheless bore in it seeds of good promise.

"Go ahead," ordered Judson Green, confirming the choice with a nod.

"Yes, it's me—all of me," the man replies, as if confirming a doubtful statement.


On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to confirming, such as: affirmatory, approving, positive, supporting, acknowledging, and acquiescent.

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