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Synonyms for assertion

noun declaration, positive statement
  • affirmation
  • allegation
  • contention
  • insistence
  • pronouncement
  • attestation
  • avowal
  • defense
  • maintenance
  • mouthful
  • okay
  • predication
  • profession
  • report
  • vindication
  • asservation
  • say so
  • stamp of approval
  • stressing
  • two cents' worth

Antonyms for assertion

  • desertion
  • quiet
  • silence
  • denial
  • rejection
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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acknowledgment

noun. act of recognizing authority or truth of something

admission

noun. confession or acknowledgment

affirmation

noun. declaration of the truth of something

affirmations

noun. declaration of the truth of something

alibi

noun. defense against charges of wrongdoing; evidence of absence

argument

noun. effort to convince; presentation of support
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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