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.
See assertive in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ML assertivus
See assertive in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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