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Assert Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"
  • to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
  • state categorically
  • insist on having one''s opinions and rights recognized; "Women should assert themselves more!"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Assert'

  • Assertion: Assertion or assert may refer to: Assertion (software development), a computer programming technique assert.h, a header file in the standard library
  • Assert.h: assert.h is a header file in the standard library of the C programming language that defines the C preprocessor macro assert(). In C++ it is also available
  • Assert (horse): Assert (17 April 1979 – 1995) was an Irish Thoroughbred racehorse and sire. As a two-year-old he was beaten by Golden Fleece on his debut but went on to
  • ModAssert: ModAssert is an open source C++ library of assertion macros and a framework to process assertions. It is developed by Q-Mentum. The main difference from

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* To know oneself, one should assert oneself. - Albert Camus

* There is no reality except the one contained within us. That is why so many people live such an unreal life. They take the images outside them for reality and never allow the world within to assert itself. - Hermann Hesse

* First of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself - nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance. - Franklin D. Roosevelt

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