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assert

verb
 
 
/əˈsɜːt/
assert yourself to behave or speak in a strong, confident way
cesaretle, kendine güvenerek konuşmak, davranmak, iyi olduğunu göstermek
She has to learn to assert herself.Announcing, informing and stating
assert your authority/control/independence, etc to do something to show other people that you have power
gücünü göstermek, yetkisini ortaya koymak
Power to control
[T] formal to say that something is certainly true
iddia etmek, açıklamak, belirtmek
[+ that] He asserts that she stole money from him.Announcing, informing and stating
Translations of “assert”
in Spanish aseverar, afirmar, sostener…
in French affirmer, revendiquer…
in German beteuern, geltend machen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 斷言, 肯定地說, 主張…
in Russian утверждать…
in Chinese (Simplified) 断言, 肯定地说, 主张…
in Polish twierdzić, zapewniać…
(Definition of assert from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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