confirmation - definition and synonyms

 
noun 

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/ˌkɒnfə(r)ˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/
singularconfirmation
pluralconfirmations
  1. 1
    [uncountable] a statement saying that something is definitely true or accurate

    The claims have received independent confirmation from a team of experts.

    confirmation that:

    There has been no official confirmation that the documents are genuine.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] a statement that something will definitely happen at the time or in the way that has been arranged

    The hotel will send you written confirmation of your booking.

  3. 4
    [countable/uncountable] a religious ceremony in which someone becomes a full member of a Christian Church or a Reform Jewish Church