And, in all fairness to Lady Gaga, any singer who matches up with Tony Bennett needs to get loud and assertive.
It tells me we need more women, and men, to raise their girls the way my parents raised me: to be assertive, confident and proud.
He would recognize the angry, assertive tone of comments on web articles as the exact same tendency he identified in 1929.
Its vague claims and assertive behavior are unnerving its Asian neighbors.
Be firm, logical, assertive, and persistent—but do not ever show hostility, anger, or other negative emotions.
Night was assertive in its heaviness, but communicative of its mysteries in its wild scents—the silent music of its hour.
This assertive Briton has no desire to lose identity in "Brahm."
There was in them something else, or more, than the assertive grossness of life.
He was a slender fellow with close-clipped, assertive red hair.
He represents the assertive, Jacksonian period of our national existence.