self-assertiveness
noun see self-assertive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • self-assertiveness — self assertion ► NOUN ▪ the confident and forceful expression or promotion of oneself or one s views. DERIVATIVES self assertive adjective self assertiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • self-assertiveness — noun aggressive self assurance; given to making bold assertions • Syn: ↑assertiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑assertive (for: ↑assertiveness) • Hypernyms: ↑positivity, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-assertiveness — See self assertive. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-assertion — self asserting, adj. self assertingly, adv. self assertive, adj. self assertively, adv. self assertiveness, n. /self euh serr sheuhn, self /, n. insistence on or an expression of one s own importance, wishes, needs, opinions, or the like. [1795… …   Universalium

  • self-assertive — also self assertive, 1837, from SELF (Cf. self) + ASSERTIVE (Cf. assertive). Related: Self assertively; self assertiveness …   Etymology dictionary

  • self-assertive — self as sertive adj very confident about saying what you think or want >self assertiveness also self assertion n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • self-assertion — ► NOUN ▪ the confident and forceful expression or promotion of oneself or one s views. DERIVATIVES self assertive adjective self assertiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • self-assertive — self assertion ► NOUN ▪ the confident and forceful expression or promotion of oneself or one s views. DERIVATIVES self assertive adjective self assertiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • self-confidence — n 1. self assurance, assurance, confidence, security, self reliance, self dependence; self possession, self control, equanimity, composure, unflappability, coolness, calmness, collectedness. 2. overconfidence, cocksureness, arrogance, front,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • assertiveness — noun aggressive self assurance; given to making bold assertions (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑self assertiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑assertive • Hypernyms: ↑positivity, ↑positiveness, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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