Synonyms for assertive

Synonyms for (adj) assertive

Synonyms: self-asserting, self-assertive, assertive

Definition: aggressively self-assured

Usage: an energetic assertive boy who was always ready to argue; pointing directly at a listener is an assertive act

Similar words: cocky

Definition: overly self-confident or self-assertive

Usage: a very cocky young man

Similar words: emphatic, forceful

Definition: forceful and definite in expression or action

Usage: the document contained a particularly emphatic guarantee of religious liberty

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