Sentence Examples


  • Perhaps no more can be affirmed of any nation.
  • Mill boldly affirmed that there might be remote realms in space where 2+2 did not make 4 but some different total, even empiricists may hestitate to concur; and yet Mill's assertion is at least the most obvious empiricist reading of the situation.
  • "It is the Codman place," affirmed another.
  • Instinctively her fingers affirmed her hair was in order for the mug shot.
  • The mission appears not to have been an unqualified success, though Crispi afterwards affirmed in the Chamber (4th March 1886) that Depretis might in 1877 have harnessed fortune to the Italian chariot.