Verb(1) state categorically(2) to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true(3) insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized(4) postulate positively and assertively
(1) They are conducted in order to assert authority and extend influence.(2) it was time to assert himself(3) At a later stage, the tenant was able to assert his rights to possession of the land against anyone who dispossessed him.(4) But surely if any religious creed is to have validity it has to assert its authority over science?(5) The other response is to assert that the supremacy is in fact the solution to the despair.(6) They come to court to assert their rights, not to exercise some form of consumer choice.(7) The claimants assert that their claims should also have been settled.(8) How strong are you in the face of someone trying to assert authority over you through their verbal abuse?(9) Throughout history, wars have been followed by ritualised attempts to assert legal authority.(10) They will allow people to assert their rights to fair use over copyright materials.(11) the good librarian is able to assert authority when required(12) For his era, he's no different from anyone else: what a father did to assert his authority was take his belt off.(13) In order to establish that contention the applicants assert they have no need to rely upon any statutory underpinning.(14) When women can assert human rights against them, through a law they can use themselves, women will have a right to a place in the world.(15) Even if copyright expires, the court ruled, common law can be applied to assert the rights of the original owner.(16) That way you assert your authority, but your colleagues don't think you're a git.
(1) assert oneself :: igiit ang sarili
1. declare ::
2. insist on ::
3. aver ::
sabihin nang buong tiwala
4. insist ::
5. put forward ::
ilagay sa harap
6. asseverate ::
1. deny ::
2. gainsay ::
assert, asserted, asserting, asserts
Word Example from TV Shows
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Well, when challenged, monkeys
generally ASSERT their dominance...
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 21
Why else would I
ASSERT my claim?
Vikings Season 1, Episode 9
I'm going to ASSERT
my dominance face to face.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 6
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