affirmation has definitions from the field of law
[ noun ] a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something


avouchment avowal

Used in print

(Jaroslav Pelikan, The Shape of Death: life, death and...)

The biblical symbol for this affirmation is expressed in the words : `` So God created man in his own image ; in the similitude of God he created him '' .

[ noun ] a solemn declaration that serves the same purpose as an oath (if an oath is objectionable to the person on religious or ethical grounds)
[ noun ] the act of affirming or asserting or stating something


assertion statement

[ noun ] (law) a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was correct and should stand

Related terms

reversal judgment law