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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.assertively - in an assertive mannerassertively - in an assertive manner; "`I will take care of my own life,' she said assertively"
unassertively - in an unassertive manner; "unassertively, she always follows her husband's suggestions"
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Translations

assertively

[əˈsɜːtɪvlɪ] ADV [speak, reply] → con firmeza, con convicción
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assertively

[əˈsɜːrtɪvli] adv [say] → avec assurance
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An' it's a hell of a world if men an' women sometimes can't talk to each other about such things." His manner was almost apologetic yet it was defiantly and assertively right.
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On the latest statistics of the number of missiles and projectiles launched by the militia o the Kingdom's territory, Al-Malki said that the missiles have so far reached 107 and more than 66,000 projectiles, pointing out that the air defense system responded to all of them, strongly and assertively proving its efficiency in the failure of all desperate and miserable endeavors of this terrorist militia.