HyperDic: self-assertion

English > 2 senses of the word self-assertion:
NOUNcommunicationself-assertionthe act of putting forth your own opinions in a boastful or inconsiderate manner that implies you feel superior to others
actself-assertionthe act of asserting yourself in an aggressive manner
English > self-assertion: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningThe act of putting forth your own opinions in a boastful or inconsiderate manner that implies you feel superior to others.
Broaderboast, boasting, self-praise, jactitationspeaking of yourself in superlatives
Spanishpetulancia, presunción
Catalanpetulància, presumpció
English > self-assertion: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of asserting yourself in an aggressive manner.
Broaderaggressiondeliberately unfriendly behavior

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