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self-assertion

self-as·ser·tion

self-assertion

 
pronunciation:
self suhr shn
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: the confident or aggressive expression of one's own desires, opinions, or personality.
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derivations: self-asserting (adj.), self-assertive (adj.), self-assertingly (adv.), self-assertively (adv.), self-assertiveness (n.)