Definition of asserting in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFassertSGassertsPT, PPassertedSUF-ing
    1. present participle of assert.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • During the centuries, the people of Ireland struggled constantly to assert their right to govern themselves. ‎
        • "They were wimping along and I was accomplished," she asserts with some pride and a touch of arrogance.
        • In successful reelection campaigns in 1971 and 1975, he asserted that he had "kept the faith," had remained "unbossed, unbought, unbowed, and uncorrupted.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en inserting
      2. en deserting
      3. en exserting
      4. en upserting
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      Meaning of asserting for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "asserting" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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