Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “assert”

See all translations

assert

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈsɜːt/ US  /-ˈsɝːt/
assert yourself to behave in a way which expresses your confidence, importance or power and earns you respect from others
堅持自己的主張;表現堅定
I really must assert myself more in meetings.
我在會議上確實必須立場更堅定一些。
Assertions and asserting
formal to say that something is certainly true
斷言;肯定地說
[+ that] He asserts that she stole money from him.
他一口咬定她偷了他的錢。
Assertions and asserting
to do something to show that you have power
主張;維護;堅持
Throughout the Cold War, the Allies asserted their right to move freely between the two Berlins.
冷戰期間,盟國自始至終堅持其在東西柏林之間自由來往的權利。
She very rarely asserts her authority over the children.
她很少擺出大人的權威來管教孩子。
Assertions and asserting
(Definition of assert from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “assert” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

luck

the force that causes things, especially good things, to happen to you by chance and not as a result of your own efforts or abilities

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More