as|ser´tive|ness

as|ser´tive|ness
as|ser|tive «uh SUR tihv», adjective.
too confident and certain; positive; forward: »

John is an assertive boy, always insisting on his own rights and opinions.

as|ser´tive|ly, adverb.
as|ser´tive|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • as|ser´tive|ly — as|ser|tive «uh SUR tihv», adjective. too confident and certain; positive; forward: »John is an assertive boy, always insisting on his own rights and opinions. –as|ser´tive|ly, adverb. –as|ser´tive|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • as|ser|tive — «uh SUR tihv», adjective. too confident and certain; positive; forward: »John is an assertive boy, always insisting on his own rights and opinions. –as|ser´tive|ly, adverb. –as|ser´tive|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • un|as|ser|tive — «UHN uh SUR tihv», adjective. not insistent or forward; reserved in speech or actions: »With the little known and unassertive Rodger in office, the executive committee would clearly have more authority (Time). –un´as|ser´tive|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • self´-as|er´tive|ness — self as|ser|tive «SEHLF uh SUR tihv», adjective. putting oneself forward; insisting on one s own wishes, opinions, claims, or the like. –self´ as|ser´tive|ly, adverb. –self´ as|er´tive|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • self´-as|ser´tive|ly — self as|ser|tive «SEHLF uh SUR tihv», adjective. putting oneself forward; insisting on one s own wishes, opinions, claims, or the like. –self´ as|ser´tive|ly, adverb. –self´ as|er´tive|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-as|ser|tive — «SEHLF uh SUR tihv», adjective. putting oneself forward; insisting on one s own wishes, opinions, claims, or the like. –self´ as|ser´tive|ly, adverb. –self´ as|er´tive|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

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  • ser — ac·i·pen·ser; ac·i·pen·ser·es; ac·i·pen·ser·oid; an·ser; an·ser·es; an·ser·i·form; an·ser·i·for·mes; an·ser·ous; as·ser·tion; as·ser·tion·al; as·ser·tive; as·ser·tive·ly; as·ser·tive·ness; as·ser·tor; as·ser·to·ri·al; as·ser·to·ric; as·ser·to·ry; …   English syllables

  • ness — ness·ber·ry; ness·ler·iza·tion; ness·ler·ize; ness·ler s; new·fan·gled·ness; new·ness; news·i·ness; nice·ness; nig·gard·li·ness; nig·gard·ness; nigh·ness; nip·pi·ness; no·ble·ness; nois·i·ness; non·cha·lant·ness; north·er·li·ness; north·ness;… …   English syllables

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