To see details on the word
please enable javascript.

as in:  asserted her authority

She says women should assert themselves more.
  to be forceful in exercising rights
 Mark word for later review on this computer
assert assertion asserted asserts asserting asserter
Web Links:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Dictionary -®
Dictionary/Synonyms - Google®
Dictionary List - OneLook®
  • She says women should assert themselves more.
  • To have a well-behaved dog, it is important that you assert your dominance.
  • No central government can assert control over the outlying tribes.
  • The students are clamoring to assert their rights.

  • Show more
  • The ball rises until gravity asserts its dominance.
  • Her body asserted itself with a restless movement of her knee, and she stood up.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  The Great Gatsby
  • "Who you callin’ punk?" B. J. had asserted without fear.
    Sharon M. Draper  --  Forged by Fire
Search for samples from other sources:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®
Associated words [difficulty]:   assert [1]
     If popups are enabled: Search in OneLook®   If Flash® is also enabled: Search in Visuwords®
Most commonly used in these subjects:   Philosophy, Logic & Reasoning, History
Home . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading