from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Being firmly settled in habit; inveterate. See Synonyms at chronic.
- adj. Having been ratified; verified.
- adj. Having received the rite of confirmation.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of confirm.
- adj. having a settled habit; inveterate or habitual
- adj. verified or ratified
- adj. having received the rite of confirmation
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Made firm; fixed; established; inveterate; steadfast; settled: as, a confirmed skeptic; a confirmed drunkard; a confirmed valetudinarian.
- Eccles., admitted to the full privileges of the church by the laying on of hands. See confirmation, 1 .
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of persons; not subject to change
- adj. having been established or made firm or received the rite of confirmation
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