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1 affirmative ˈfɚmətɪv/ adjective
1 affirmative
ˈfɚmətɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of AFFIRMATIVE
formal
: saying or showing that the answer is “yes” rather than “no”

— affirmatively

adverb
2 affirmative ˈfɚmətɪv/ noun
2 affirmative
ˈfɚmətɪv/
noun
Learner's definition of AFFIRMATIVE

in the affirmative

formal
: with a reply that means “yes”
compare in the negative at 2negative
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