self-asserting

adjective self-as·sert·ing \ ˌself-ə-ˈsər-tiŋ \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of self-asserting

1 : asserting oneself or one's own rights, claims, or opinions

self-assertingly

play \ˌself-ə-ˈsər-tiŋ-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of self-asserting

1821

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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