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as·ser·tive

 (ə-sûr′tĭv)
adj.
Inclined to bold or confident assertion; aggressively self-assured.

as·ser′tive·ly adv.
as·ser′tive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.assertiveness - aggressive self-assuranceassertiveness - aggressive self-assurance; given to making bold assertions
positiveness, positivism, positivity - a quality or state characterized by certainty or acceptance or affirmation and dogmatic assertiveness
bumptiousness, cockiness, forwardness, pushiness - offensive boldness and assertiveness

assertiveness

Translations
assertivité

assertiveness

[əˈsɜːtɪvnɪs]
A. Nfirmeza f
B. CPD assertiveness course Ncurso m de autoafirmación
assertiveness training Nejercicios mpl de reafirmación personal

assertiveness

[əˈsɜːrtɪvnɪs]
nassurance f
modif [class, training] → d'affirmation de la personnalité

assertiveness

nBestimmtheit f; assertiveness training coursePersönlichkeitstrainingskurs m

assertiveness

[əˈsɜːtɪvnɪs] ndecisione f

assertiveness

n asertividad f, autoafirmación f
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