use Assert in a sentence
[verb] to declare or say firmly;
The criminal continued to assert his innocence right up until his execution.
You really should assert yourself more in the meetings. You have great ideas, but people don’t always listen to you.
The President asserted his authority by vetoing the legislation.
He asserts that she is innocent.
She firmly asserts that she will not sing in front of anybody.
I would assert myself back in whatever way I could.
Mainly, he lacked the confidence to assert himself.
He continues to assert his innocence.
Afghans want to assert their sovereignty and build a lasting peace.
Ministers have asserted that discussions are continuing and wide ranging.