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assertiveness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of assertiveness

  1. the quality or state of being forceful (as in expression) <the assertiveness with which he voices his opinions intimidates some people> Synonyms aggressiveness, vehemence, emphasis, fierceness, forcefulness, intenseness, intensity, vigorousness, violenceRelated Words potency, power, strength; eloquence; ardency, ardor, fervency, fervidness, fervor, insistence, passion, warmth; stridency, vociferousness; absoluteness, clearness, directness, incision, incisiveness, plainness, straightforwardness, vividnessNear Antonyms ambiguity, equivocation; delicacy, lightness, subtletyAntonyms feebleness, mildness, weakness





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