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

self-assertingly

play \ˌself-ə-ˈsər-tiŋ-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of self-asserting

1837

self-asserting Synonyms



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