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    #1

    affirming

    We want our loved ones to be affirming()and supportive

    What does "affiriming" mean here?

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    Re: affirming

    Have you consulted a dictionary?

    Try this.

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    Re: affirming

    I tried it, but it seems to say "to be firm positively". Does this "positively" mean "actively" or what? I don't know what "affirming" in this context refers to.

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    #4

    Re: affirming

    It is a synonym for "supportive".

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