Synonyms for affirmative
əˈfɜr mə tɪvaf·fir·ma·tive
This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term affirmative.
a reply of affirmation
"he answered in the affirmative"
affirming or giving assent
"an affirmative decision"; "affirmative votes"
expecting the best
"an affirmative outlook"
approving, affirmative, approbative, approbatory, plausiveadjective
expressing or manifesting praise or approval
"approbative criticism"; "an affirmative nod"
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Police have an affirmative duty to resolve a volatile incident, but not a duty to sacrifice life.
It was an exciting day to be with the President, and he asked right out front,' Do you have any preferences ?' i said my only preference would be, don't succumb to the pressure to make this some sort of an affirmative action pick.
Abortion, gun rights and affirmative action would be monumental. That said, there, in those cases, particularly in the abortion case and in the gun case, there are ways they could decide the more broadly or more narrowly, so part of the blockbuster nature of the term will depend on whether they really go very far and say, overrule Roe v. Wade, or simply narrow it in the abortion case.
But in a phase of the campaign where we are not truly running a national campaign and in some of these states she has the opportunity to be there only for a brief period, we are going to lead with our affirmative message.
Thats why we believe we need to encourage parliaments to have affirmative action.
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- положителен, утвърдителенBulgarian
- affirmativer SatzGerman
- afirmativo, positivo, oración afirmativaSpanish
- phrase affirmative, affirmatifFrench
- bevestigende zinDutch
- bekreftes, tiltredesNorwegian
- positivo, afirmativoPortuguese
- утвердительный, утверди́тельный, положи́тельныйRussian
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