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Synonyms for assertive
əˈsɜr tɪvas·sertive

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Princeton's WordNet2.5 / 2 votes

  1. assertive, self-asserting, self-assertiveadjective

    aggressively self-assured

    "an energetic assertive boy who was always ready to argue"; "pointing directly at a listener is an assertive act"

    Synonyms:
    self-assertive, bumptious, self-asserting

    Antonyms:
    retiring, nonassertive, self-effacing, reticent, unassertive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote

  1. assertiveadjective

    Synonyms:
    positive, peremptory, declaratory, affirmative

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  1. List of paraphrases for "assertive":

    self-confident, incisive, dynamic

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How to use assertive in a sentence?

  1. Michael Duff:

    When you don't have an assertive OSHA you get these creative approaches.

  2. Guard CJ McCollum:

    Angry Dame, guard CJ McCollum was Guard CJ McCollum out there tonight. That's what we need. We need Guard CJ McCollum to be aggressive, assertive, play with a chip on Guard CJ McCollum shoulder.

  3. Patrick Cronin:

    A Manila-Hanoi axis places a hurdle in China's ambitions to control most of the South China Sea, this may not lead to immediate changes in the regional balance of power ... but it will shine a spotlight on how China's assertive unilateralism threatens to undermine stability and prosperity.

  4. Katherine D. Ortega:

    In the next year or so, my signature will appear on 60 billion of United States currency. More important to me, however, is the signature that appears on my life-the strong, proud, assertive handwriting of a loving father and mother.

  5. Loren Weisman:

    The people who blame everything and every body else for their lack of success, tended to continue to have a lack of success. Your Proactive, problem solving minded, assertive and responsible approach is going to carry you much further than whining, blaming, pointing fingers and justifying your failures.


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