Assertive is defined as someone who is self-confident and strong willed, though sometimes domineering or pushy.adjective
An example of someone who may be assertive is a car salesman.
The definition of assertive is something with a strong taste or smell.adjective
An example of a something with an assertive smell is an aged blue cheese.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: ML assertivus
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- as·serˈtive·ly adverb
- as·serˈtive·ness noun