Definition Of assertion
a confident and forceful statement of fact or belief.
his assertion that his father had deserted the family
Example Of assertion
A rescue operation in May this year brutally revealed the truth of this assertion .
Almost every assertion is backed by a sackful of evidence, statistics or relevant quotations.
Any objective scrutiny of the list of banned organisations makes a mockery of this last assertion .
Anyone who disagrees with this assertion should of course be ready for my temper tantrum.
As for her assertion that our community leaders are working towards cohesion, I should think they are!