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assert
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
to be forceful in exercising influence or rights
  • He paused, and for a moment assumed again his air of a schoolmaster questioning a promising pupil: 'How does one man assert his power over another, Winston?'
    p. 266.8
assert = forcefully put into action
There are no more uses of "assert" in 1984 by Orwell.

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