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Translation of "assert" - English-Spanish dictionary

assert

verb /əˈsəːt/
to say definitely aseverar, afirmar, sostener She asserted that she had not borrowed his book. to insist on defender, hacer valer He should assert his independence. assertion /-ʃən/ noun aserción, aserto, afirmación The more controversial assertions in the book have received a lot of publicity. assertive /-tiv/ adjective (too) inclined to assert oneself asertivo You must learn to be more assertive in meetings to make sure that your opinion is heard. assertively adverb Asertivamente She has the confidence to express herself assertively. assertiveness noun Asertividad This course is designed to help you improve your assertiveness at work. assert oneself to state one’s opinions confidently and act in a way that will make people take notice of one afirmarse, defender las propias opiniones You must assert yourself more if you want promotion.
(Definition of assert from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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