- to deny or contradict (a former statement)
- to refuse to abide by (a contract, agreement, etc.); repudiate
- to reverse or set aside (a former decision)
transitive verbdis·af·firmed, dis·af·firm·ing, dis·af·firms Law
To reject (a determination or obligation that is subject to approval).
- dis′af·fir′mance , dis·af′fir·ma′tion
(third-person singular simple present disaffirms, present participle disaffirming, simple past and past participle disaffirmed)
dis- + affirm