reassertion

noun re·as·ser·tion \ (ˌ)rē-ə-ˈsər-shən , -a- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reassertion

plural reassertions
: the act or an instance of reasserting something : a second or fresh assertion
  • It was, however, a reassertion of an American stake in both the conduct and the outcome of the war.
  • —Charles Krauthammer

First Known Use of reassertion

1653

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