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assert
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Antigone
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  • She justifies her action, asserting that she was bound to obey the eternal laws of right and wrong in spite of any human ordinance.

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as in: asserted her opinion that... Define
to say that something is true -- especially something disputed
as in: asserted her authority Define
to be forceful in exercising rights
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