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asserts

verb
present tense third-person singular of assert

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1 to state clearly and strongly
  • a superpatriot who is never afraid to assert her allegiance to flag and country

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2 to state (something) as a reason in support of or against something under consideration
  • asserted that a new roof would be necessary if the church was to remain open

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3 to state as a fact usually forcefully
  • vigorously asserted that what passes for art these days is absolute rubbish

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“Asserts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/asserts. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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