assertion, averment, asseveration(noun)
a declaration that is made emphatically (as if no supporting evidence were necessary)
affirmation, assertion, statement(noun)
the act of affirming or asserting or stating something
The act of asserting, or that which is asserted; positive declaration or averment; affirmation; statement asserted; position advanced.
Maintenance; vindication; as, the assertion of one's rights or prerogatives.
A statement in a program asserting a condition expected to be true at a particular point, used in debugging.
Origin: assertion, from assertio
the act of asserting, or that which is asserted; positive declaration or averment; affirmation; statement asserted; position advanced
maintenance; vindication; as, the assertion of one's rights or prerogatives
Origin: [L. assertio, fr. asserere.]
In computer programming, an assertion is a predicate placed in a program to indicate that the developer thinks that the predicate is always true at that place.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Assertion' in Nouns Frequency: #2820
The numerical value of Assertion in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Assertion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We disagree with your assertion that 'Kovalchuk has had a significant role in Energomash,'.
Chairman Chaffetz's assertion that this department has been 'uncooperative' is simply wrong.
Philosophy goes no further than probabilities, and in every assertion keeps a doubt in reserve.
However, the assertion that the teacher tried to force her to deny her God or threatened her God, that was not corroborated.
We don’t agree with Debra Messing’s assertion, we’re not in the business of being a megaphone for an inaccurate story.
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