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Meaning & Definition of Assert in English

English

Assert

/əsərt/

verb

1. State categorically

    synonym:
  • assert
  • ,
  • asseverate
  • ,
  • maintain

2. To declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true

  • "Before god i swear i am innocent"
    synonym:
  • affirm
  • ,
  • verify
  • ,
  • assert
  • ,
  • avow
  • ,
  • aver
  • ,
  • swan
  • ,
  • swear

3. Insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized

  • "Women should assert themselves more!"
    synonym:
  • assert
  • ,
  • put forward

4. Assert to be true

  • "The letter asserts a free society"
    synonym:
  • insist
  • ,
  • assert

Examples of using

Tabloids assert that the killer cucumber would have sodomised the mad cow.