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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.Sheryl Sandberg's Got a Bigger Problem Than Bossy-Gate|Keli Goff|March 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He would recognize the angry, assertive tone of comments on web articles as the exact same tendency he identified in 1929.The Smartest Book About Our Digital Age Was Published in 1929|Ted Gioia|January 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead they were becoming an assertive voice on the streets, and also online, for their rights.Principal Murdered in Pakistan: Latest Assault on Girls' Schooling|Gordon Brown|March 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When a shy person decides to be assertive, they go over the top.All Novels Are Spy Novels: Ian McEwan Talks ‘Sweet Tooth’ and His Life|Maya Jaggi|November 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Peanuts were the order of the day, and their assertive crackle broke in upon the finest passages.The Girl from Montana|Grace Livingston Hill
In his doubts, too, he was no less interesting and assertive.
Assertive individualism, while allowed a certain range among the samurai, always had its well-marked limits.
Those we have here are so bold and assertive that I have become quite accustomed to them.The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912|Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone
He had a dislike for anything which savoured of assertive impudence.For Jacinta|Harold Bindloss