self-asserting

adjective
self-as·​sert·​ing | \ˌself-ə-ˈsər-tiŋ \

Definition of self-asserting 

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

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self-assertingly \ ˌself-​ə-​ˈsər-​tiŋ-​lē \ adverb

First Known Use of self-asserting

1821, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of self-asserting was in 1821

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