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!

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