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affirmative
American English: /əˈfərmədɪv/
British English: /əˈfəːmətɪv/

Translation of affirmative in Spanish:

adjective

  • (reply/statement)
    (form/particle)
    (Linguistics)
    Example sentences
    • The very fact that the statement is qualified implies or at least suggests an affirmative answer.
    • Nods and affirmative statements came from everyone in the room.
    • Then you will have to get an affirmative answer.
    Example sentences
    • As we saw earlier, the logical empiricists held that the answer to this question is affirmative, and the logician largely agreed with them about this.
    • In general then, the relation of subject to predicate in a true affirmative judgment is the relation of what is at least relatively indeterminate to what at least partially determines it.
    • In arguments of this form, all three propositions (the two premisses and the conclusion) are universal, affirmative, and assertoric.

noun

  • her answer was in the affirmative put these sentences into the affirmative (Linguistics)
    ponga estas oraciones en afirmativo
    Example sentences
    • This resolution might, on the surface, seem to lean towards the affirmative, but there are several advantages to both sides.
    • It's a tricky problem, but I think I incline towards the affirmative.
    • And I'm undecided as to whether golf is really a sport, but I'd tend towards the affirmative.

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