Synonyms for (adjective) self-assertive

Synonyms: self-asserting, self-assertive, assertive

Definition: aggressively self-assured

Usage: an energetic assertive boy who was always ready to argue; pointing directly at a listener is an assertive act

Similar words: cocky

Definition: overly self-confident or self-assertive

Usage: a very cocky young man


Similar words: emphatic, forceful

Definition: forceful and definite in expression or action

Usage: the document contained a particularly emphatic guarantee of religious liberty


Synonyms: bumptious, self-assertive

Definition: offensively self-assertive

Similar words: forward

Definition: used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty

Usage: a forward child badly in need of discipline