Why on earth did the Israelis do what they did to Biden and reaffirm and double it on Tuesday?
An opportunity to reaffirm our friendships, renew our commitments, and reflect on the values we cherish.
I think that soon such a nonviolent revolution will unearth, or reaffirm, facts of extreme importance.
c.1300, from Old French afermier (Modern French affirmer) "affirm, confirm; strengthen, consolidate," from Latin affirmare "to make steady, strengthen," figuratively "confirm, corroborate," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + firmare "strengthen, make firm," from firmus "strong" (see firm (adj.)). Spelling refashioned 16c. in French and English on Latin model. Related: Affirmed; affirming.