Assertive As*sert"ive, a. Positive; affirming confidently; affirmative; peremptory. [1913 Webster]

In a confident and assertive form. --Glanvill. [1913 Webster] {As*sert"ive*ly}, adv. -- {As*sert"ive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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