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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Affirmed(noun)

    thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1978

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affirmed

    of Affirm


  1. Affirmed

    Affirmed was an American Thoroughbred racehorse who was the eleventh and most recent winner of the United States Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing. Affirmed was also known for his famous rivalry with Alydar, whom he met ten times, including in all three Triple Crown races. The derivation of the name "Affirmed" has been the subject of speculation, in part because the conviction of his owner and breeder, Louis E. Wolfson, for securities law violations had been affirmed on appeal in 1969 resulting in his imprisonment. Affirmed was the great-great-grandson of Triple Crown winner War Admiral through damsire Crafty Admiral, and thereby the great-great-great grandson of Man o' War who won two of the three Triple Crown races himself. He has other noteworthy horses in his pedigree such as Gallant Fox, winner of 1930 Triple Crown and sire of the 1935 Triple Crown Winner Omaha, as well as English Derby winner Mahmoud.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Affirmed in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Affirmed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jessie Rossman:

    Today's landmark ruling affirmed that our law does not permit the punishment of the homeless for simply being homeless.

  2. Jessica Newman:

    We are pleased the court affirmed these rights, especially during these currently troubling times for women in the workplace.

  3. Luis Cortes:

    Today the judge affirmed that Daniel does not pose any risk to public safety, we are thrilled he will soon be home with his family.

  4. Michael Harris:

    What the Court of Appeals has actually affirmed is that our nation's laws, as currently constituted, legitimize the indiscriminate, unnecessary killing of animals.

  5. Mark Enyedy:

    We are extremely pleased that Federal Circuit affirmed the District Court's ruling that the patents are valid, which further confirms that Shire has strong patents protecting Vyvanse.

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