- To validate something by giving it the necessary official approval
- To express agreement or approval through voting
- To provide an official statement recognizing that something has been received
- To dispel doubts or uncertainties through the utilization of authoritative action or undeniable facts
- The judge's ruling served to confirm the validity of the contract in question.
- The members of the committee will meet today to confirm their choice for chairman.
- Upon receiving the documentation, the lawyer was quick to confirm its receipt.
- The evidence discovered in the course of the investigation served to confirm the defendant's claim.