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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)
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