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ˈræt əˌfaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sign, ratify(verb)

    approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation

    "All parties ratified the peace treaty"; "Have you signed your contract yet?"

    Synonyms:
    signalise, sign up, signalize, sign, sign on, bless, signal, contract, subscribe

Wiktionary

  1. ratify(verb)

    Synonyms:
    approve

  2. ratify(verb)

    To give formal consent to; make officially valid.

    Synonyms:
    approve

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ratify

    Confirm (Latin con, together, and firmus, firm) is to add firmness or give stability to. Both confirm and corroborate presuppose something already existing to which the confirmation or corroboration is added. Testimony is corroborated by concurrent testimony or by circumstances; confirmed by established facts. That which is thoroughly proved is said to be established; so is that which is official and has adequate power behind it; as, the established government; the established church. The continents are fixed. A treaty is ratified; an appointment confirmed. An act is sanctioned by any person or authority that passes upon it approvingly. A statement is substantiated; a report confirmed; a controversy settled; the decision of a lower court sustained by a higher. Just government should be upheld. The beneficent results of Christianity confirm our faith in it as a divine revelation.

    Synonyms:
    assure, confirm, corroborate, establish, fix, prove, sanction, settle, strengthen, substantiate, sustain, uphold

    Antonyms:
    abrogate, annul, cancel, destroy, overthrow, shake, shatter, unsettle, upset, weaken

    Preposition:
    Confirm a statement by testimony; confirm a person in a belief.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ratify

    Synonyms:
    sanction, seal, confirm, endorse, secure, approve, validity, establish, substantiate, settle

    Antonyms:
    negative, reject, repudiate, disaffirm, invalidate, abrogate, annul, nullify

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ratify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    confirm, substantiate, corroborate, establish, settle

  2. ratify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    approve, sanction, bind, consent to, make valid

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    ratifying, ratification, ratified, ratifies, rratify, approval, approved, approve

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