meaning of affirmatively

affirmatively meaning in General Dictionary

In an affirmative manner from the affirmative side of a question in the affirmative against adversely

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  • in an affirmative way
  • In an affirmative way; on the affirmative side of a question; in the affirmative; -- opposed to adversely.

affirmatively meaning in Etymology Dictionary

mid-15c., from affirmative + -ly (2).


affirmatively meaning in General Dictionary

(adv.) In an affirmative manner; on the affirmative side of a concern; inside affirmative; -- in opposition to adversely.


Sentence Examples with the word affirmatively

The adjutant bent his head affirmatively and began to report, but the Emperor turned from him, took a couple of steps, stopped, came back, and called Berthier.

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