Definition of Asserting in English :

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Asserting meaning in English

Meaning of Asserting in English

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Asserting pronunciation in English

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1. asserting, declarative, declaratory

relating to the use of or having the nature of a declaration

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verb (transitive)
to insist upon (rights, claims, etc)
2. (may take a clause as object)
to state to be true; declare categorically
to put (oneself) forward in an insistent manner

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verb transitive
to state positively; declare; affirm
to maintain or defend (rights, claims, etc.)

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tr.v. as·sert·ed, as·sert·ing, as·serts
1. To state or express positively; affirm: asserted his innocence.
2. To defend or maintain (one's rights, for example).
3. To put into action boldly; employ or demonstrate: asserted her independence.

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