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assertive

view main entry for assertiveadjective  /əˈsɜː(r)tɪv/
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assertively

adverb

assertiveness

noun [uncountable]
assertiveness noun [uncountable]Confidence and pride: bragging rights, confidence, pride, assurance, self-esteem, composure, self-confidence, self-assurance, chutzpah, audacity

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