Pronunciation: (kun-fûrmd'), [key]
1. made certain as to truth, accuracy, validity, availability, etc.: confirmed reports of new fighting at the front; confirmed reservations on the three o'clock flight to Denver.
2. settled; ratified.
3. firmly established in a habit or condition; inveterate: a confirmed bachelor.
4. given additional determination; made resolute.
5. having received the religious rite of confirmation.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.