assertory

[uh-sur-tuh-ree]

adjective

stated positively; affirmative: an assertory proposition.

Nearby words

  1. assertive,
  2. assertively,
  3. assertiveness,
  4. assertiveness training,
  5. assertoric,
  6. asses,
  7. asses' bridge,
  8. assess,
  9. assessable,
  10. assessed value

Origin of assertory

First recorded in 1610–20; assert + -ory1

Related formsas·ser·to·ri·ly, adverb

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