Definitions for: Assertive

[adj] confidently aggressive; "too assertive as a salesman"; "his self-assertive and unflagging energy"
[adj] inclined to bold and confident assertion; aggressively self-assured; "an energetic assertive boy who was always ready to argue"; "pointing directly at a listener is an assertive act"

Webster (1913) Definition: As*sert"ive, a.
Positive; affirming confidently; affirmative; peremptory.

In a confident and assertive form. --Glanvill.
As*sert"ive*ly, adv. -- As*sert"ive*ness, n.

Synonyms: aggressive, cocky, emphatic, forceful, self-asserting, self-assertive

Antonyms: unassertive

See Also: imperative

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