HyperDic: confirming

English > 2 senses of the word confirming:
ADJECTIVEallconfirming, positiveindicating existence or presence of a suspected condition or pathogen
allconfirming, collateral, confirmative, confirmatory, corroborative, corroboratory, substantiating, substantiative, validating, validatory, verificatory, verifyingserving to support or corroborate / corroborate / corroborate
confirming > pronunciation
Soundskahnfer'mihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > confirming: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningIndicating existence or presence of a suspected condition or pathogen.
Synonympositive
Categorymedicine, medical specialtyThe branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
NarrowerGram-positive(of bacteria) being or relating to a bacterium that retains the violet stain used in Gram's method
Oppositenegative, disconfirmingnot indicating the presence of microorganisms or disease or a specific condition
English > confirming: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningServing to support or corroborate / corroborate / corroborate.
Synonymscollateral, confirmative, confirmatory, corroborative, corroboratory, substantiating, substantiative, validating, validatory, verificatory, verifying
BroadersupportiveFurnishing support or assistance
Spanishconfirmador, confirmante, corroborante, verificador

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