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English adjective: assertive

1. assertive aggressively self-assured


SamplesAn energetic assertive boy who was always ready to argue.
Pointing directly at a listener is an assertive act.


Synonymsself-asserting, self-assertive


Similarcocky, emphatic, forceful


See alsoaggressive, imperative


Antonymsunassertive









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