Definition of confirmed in English:

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confirmed

Pronunciation: /kənˈfərmd/

adjective

(Of a person) firmly established in a particular habit, belief, or way of life and unlikely to change: a confirmed bachelor a confirmed teetotaler
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  • The president of a country about to go nuclear is a confirmed believer in the coming apocalypse.
  • As a confirmed cynic, I'm going to reserve judgement on that one.
  • For two women such as us, confirmed members of the jeans and T-shirt brigade, we were developing a surprising unspoken admiration for the seriously girly.
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Syllabification: con·firmed

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