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  • verbinsist, declare, maintain
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Synonyms for assert

verb insist, declare, maintain
  • affirm
  • allege
  • argue
  • cite
  • claim
  • contend
  • defend
  • press
  • proclaim
  • profess
  • say
  • stress
  • uphold
  • advance
  • attest
  • aver
  • avouch
  • avow
  • justify
  • predicate
  • pronounce
  • protest
  • state
  • swear
  • vindicate
  • warrant
  • asservate
  • butt in
  • horn in
  • mouth off
  • pop off
  • put forward
  • shoot off one's mouth
  • shoot one's wad
  • stand up for

Antonyms for assert

  • abandon
  • conceal
  • deny
  • desert
  • hide
  • leave
  • question
  • surrender
  • reject
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to assert

affirm

verb. declare the truth of something

affirmed

verb. declare the truth of something

affirming

verb. declare the truth of something

affirms

verb. declare the truth of something

argue

verb. try to convince; present support

argued

verb. try to convince; present support
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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