reassert


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reassert

(ˌriːəˈsɜːt)
vb (tr)
to assert (rights, claims, etc) again: he reasserted his belief.

reassert


Past participle: reasserted
Gerund: reasserting

Imperative
reassert
reassert
Present
I reassert
you reassert
he/she/it reasserts
we reassert
you reassert
they reassert
Preterite
I reasserted
you reasserted
he/she/it reasserted
we reasserted
you reasserted
they reasserted
Present Continuous
I am reasserting
you are reasserting
he/she/it is reasserting
we are reasserting
you are reasserting
they are reasserting
Present Perfect
I have reasserted
you have reasserted
he/she/it has reasserted
we have reasserted
you have reasserted
they have reasserted
Past Continuous
I was reasserting
you were reasserting
he/she/it was reasserting
we were reasserting
you were reasserting
they were reasserting
Past Perfect
I had reasserted
you had reasserted
he/she/it had reasserted
we had reasserted
you had reasserted
they had reasserted
Future
I will reassert
you will reassert
he/she/it will reassert
we will reassert
you will reassert
they will reassert
Future Perfect
I will have reasserted
you will have reasserted
he/she/it will have reasserted
we will have reasserted
you will have reasserted
they will have reasserted
Future Continuous
I will be reasserting
you will be reasserting
he/she/it will be reasserting
we will be reasserting
you will be reasserting
they will be reasserting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reasserting
you have been reasserting
he/she/it has been reasserting
we have been reasserting
you have been reasserting
they have been reasserting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reasserting
you will have been reasserting
he/she/it will have been reasserting
we will have been reasserting
you will have been reasserting
they will have been reasserting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reasserting
you had been reasserting
he/she/it had been reasserting
we had been reasserting
you had been reasserting
they had been reasserting
Conditional
I would reassert
you would reassert
he/she/it would reassert
we would reassert
you would reassert
they would reassert
Past Conditional
I would have reasserted
you would have reasserted
he/she/it would have reasserted
we would have reasserted
you would have reasserted
they would have reasserted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reassert - strengthen or make more firm; "The witnesses confirmed the victim's account"
uphold, maintain - support against an opponent; "The appellate court upheld the verdict"
justify, warrant - show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for; "The emergency does not warrant all of us buying guns"; "The end justifies the means"
affirm - say yes to
verify - attach or append a legal verification to (a pleading or petition)
corroborate, validate - give evidence for
reconfirm - confirm again; "You must reconfirm your flight reservations"
Translations

reassert

[ˈriːəˈsɜːt] VT [+ authority, influence] → reafirmar

reassert

[ˌriːəˈsɜːrt] vtréaffirmer

reassert

vtmit Nachdruck behaupten; to reassert oneselfseine Autorität wieder geltend machen; his old habits reasserted themselvesseine alten Gewohnheiten kamen wieder durch

reassert

[ˌriːəˈsɜːt] vtriaffermare
References in classic literature ?
I love even to see the domestic animals reassert their native rights--any evidence that they have not wholly lost their original wild habits and vigor; as when my neighbor's cow breaks out of her pasture early in the spring and boldly swims the river, a cold, gray tide, twenty-five or thirty rods wide, swollen by the melted snow.
If you say that all this, too, can be calculated and tabulated--chaos and darkness and curses, so that the mere possibility of calculating it all beforehand would stop it all, and reason would reassert itself, then man would purposely go mad in order to be rid of reason and gain his point
Casaubon, he heard her with an air of patience as if she had given a quotation from the Delectus familiar to him from his tender years, and sometimes mentioned curtly what ancient sects or personages had held similar ideas, as if there were too much of that sort in stock already; at other times he would inform her that she was mistaken, and reassert what her remark had questioned.
Slowly and painfully, recollection was attempting to reassert itself, the hurt brain was mending, as the cause of its recent failure to function was being slowly absorbed or removed by the healing processes of perfect circulation.
The forgotten name had reawakened the returning memory that had been struggling to reassert itself.
But out of that chaos your belief in your own prudence and sagacity reasserts itself.
Summary: BY deciding last Wednesday to rescind a February 2011 decree that permitted illegal buildings to be powered and connected to water, landline telephony and drainage utilities, the cabinet did in fact reassert the principle of the supremacy of law which is doubtlessly a primal pillar of efficient governance.
Addressing media here after holding a meeting with the Chief Ministers of Chhattisgarh and Orissa, and senior officials of Maharashtra Government, Chidambaram said all the affected states had agreed to coordinate actions against Maoists and that the Centre's goal was to reassert its authority in Naxal bastions.
I wish for basic American decency to reassert itself against the hate-filled tirades of the far right and to rededicate itself to helping the poor.
Wall Street analysts said Tuesday's move is likely an attempt by Redstone to reassert himself in an operating role at Viacom.
Renaissance, Neo-Classical and Neo-Gothic architecture all attempted to reassert different notions of the rational.