use Affirmative in a sentence
The boss replied in the affirmative to my request for an increase to our budget.
The trade mission went very well, and an affirmative response to our proposal is expected.
The witness nodded affirmatively when asked if she understood the question.
John Burroughs once suggested that it is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative.
Henry S. Haskins once said that the time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively, but says nothing. afford
Although many pay lip service to the idea of affirmative action, in reality, very few minorities get hired.
Affirmative action and busing are debated topics.