Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Obsolete form of affirm.

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Examples

  • To witt Whither of the partijs Do most hurt the libertie of England, I that afferme that no woman may be exalted above any realme to mak [e] the libertie of the sam [e] thrall to a straunge, proud, and euell nation, or thai that approve whatsoeuir pleaseth princes for the tyme.

    The First Blast of the Trumpet Against the Monstrous Regiment of Women.

  • To witt Whither of the partijs Do most hurt the libertie of England, I that afferme that no woman may be exalted above any realme to mak [e] the libertie of the sam [e] thrall to a straunge, proud, and euell nation, or thai that approve whatsoeuir pleaseth princes for the tyme.

    The First Blast of the Trumpet against the monstrous regiment of Women

  • _] [Footnote 267: La quelle me respondit et afferme qu'elle ne dort ny repose pour le soucy elle tient de la seuré venue de son Altesse.

    The Reign of Mary Tudor

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