Whereas I received, and was comforted by, the confirmation of the precise opposite: There is no plan.
It's as close to a confirmation or denial as Lorre and Prady are willing to give at the moment.
But in a way, his visit is confirmation of a region on the rise.
His words will be interpreted as confirmation that he is not going to turn away gays in the priesthood.
Ornstein pointed the finger at Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), who's questioning of Hagel during the confirmation hearing raised hackles.
To which three knocks were distinctly heard, and afterward, by way of confirmation, five knocks as requested by another onlooker.
They turned to each other for confirmation lest their own eyes deceive them.
This was a confirmation of the Eugenian constitution, and put an end to the succession of the Danish bishops through Canterbury.
He prepared candidates for confirmation and led them on to marriage.
The confirmation of the charter by Clotaire II was a good deal, but that was not all that was needed.
c.1300, confyrmacyoun, the Church rite, from Old French confirmacion (13c.) "strengthening, confirmation; proof; ratification," from Latin confirmationem (nominative confirmatio) "a securing, establishing; an assurance, encouragement," noun of action from confirmare (see confirm). As a legal action, "verification, proof," from late 14c.; as "action of making sure," from late 15c.