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English definition of “self-assertive”

self-assertive

adjective     /ˌself.əˈsɜː.tɪv/ US  /-ˈsɝː.t̬ɪv/
giving your opinions in a powerful way so that other people will notice Confidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
(Definition of self-assertive adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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