Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Affirm"

The meaning of "Affirm" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does in {to affirm a priority of the state's obligation to respect over its obligation to protect,...} mean?
A:

To affirm that the respecting the rights of others is more important than protecting your personal rights under the law.
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to affirm a priority of the state's obligation to respect,
over (to make it more important than) its obligation to protect
Q: What does affirm mean?
A: It has a similar meaning to "assert", "declare", or "confirm"

Synonyms of "Affirm" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between affirm and assert and allege ?
A: Affirm means you are stating it as a fact. Assert can refer to facts and beliefs, yet you can stating it confidently. Allege has no proof, your just claiming it. Hope this helps.
Q: What is the difference between affirm and assure and guarantee and insure ?
A: Affirm is like 確認
Assure is like when someone tells you to 安心して and relax.
Guarantee means (usually and generally speaking) they have tested and proven/ are sure of themselves
Basically, a guarantee is their assurance to you.
For example, someone says "I guarantee I will protect you". They are assuring you that they will protect you. Take it like a strong form of assurance.

Lastly for 'insure', you generally only use this word when you are talking about insurance 保険
If you say, "Don't worry, I will insure your car", people will understand it as "I will pay some of your cost of repairs if your car suffers any damage" (of course, depends on the insurance policy)
Q: What is the difference between affirm and confirm ?
A: Confirm = To clarify something
whereas
Affirm = Basically means "Yes"
Q: What is the difference between affirm and comfirm ?
A: affirm is when you are saying something that is true in a confident way. confirm is when you just say something that is true or correct without a need to express it in a confident way or tone
Q: What is the difference between affirm and confirm ?
A: Sure.

"I affirmed my beliefs." (They are you beliefs so you would be in favor of them.)
"We affirmed his agreement." (We confirmed and support his agreement.)
"The country affirmed the alliance." (The country confirmed the alliance and is in support of it."

Other questions about "Affirm"

Q: This group generally do well in IQ test, scoring 12-15 points above the mean value of 100, and have contributed uncountably to the intellectual and cultural life of the West, as the FORTUNES of their elites, including several world-renowned scientists, affirm.
Isn't "fortunes" a bit weird here?
A: I see! thanks a lot!
Q: You should not affirm does this sound natural?
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