Reassertion



[uh-sur-shuh n] /əˈsɜr ʃən/

noun
1.
a positive statement or declaration, often without support or reason:
a mere assertion; an unwarranted assertion.
2.
an act of .
/əˈsɜːʃən/
noun
1.
a positive statement, usually made without an attempt at furnishing evidence
2.
the act of asserting
n.

early 15c., assercioun, from Middle French assertion (14c.) or directly from Late Latin assertionem (nominative assertio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin asserere “claim rights over something, state, maintain, affirm,” from ad- “to” (see ad-) + serere “join” (see series). By “joining oneself” to a particular view, one “claimed” or “maintained” it.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Reassess

    [uh-ses] /əˈsɛs/ verb (used with object) 1. to estimate officially the value of (property, income, etc.) as a basis for taxation. 2. to fix or determine the amount of (damages, a tax, a fine, etc.): The hurricane damage was assessed at six million dollars. 3. to impose a tax or other charge on. 4. to […]

  • Re-assess

    [uh-ses] /əˈsɛs/ verb (used with object) 1. to estimate officially the value of (property, income, etc.) as a basis for taxation. 2. to fix or determine the amount of (damages, a tax, a fine, etc.): The hurricane damage was assessed at six million dollars. 3. to impose a tax or other charge on. 4. to […]



  • Reassessed

    [uh-ses] /əˈsɛs/ verb (used with object) 1. to estimate officially the value of (property, income, etc.) as a basis for taxation. 2. to fix or determine the amount of (damages, a tax, a fine, etc.): The hurricane damage was assessed at six million dollars. 3. to impose a tax or other charge on. 4. to […]

  • Reassessment

    [uh-ses-muh nt] /əˈsɛs mənt/ noun 1. the act of ; appraisal; evaluation. 2. an official valuation of property for the purpose of levying a tax; an assigned value. 3. an amount as payable. /ˌriːəˈsɛsmənt/ noun 1. the act or an instance of assessing again /əˈsɛsmənt/ noun 1. the act of assessing, esp (in Britain) the […]



Disclaimer: Reassertion definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.