from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Confidently stated to be so but without proof; alleged: the asserted value of a painting.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. stated, declared or alleged, especially with confidence but no proof
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of assert.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. stated as a fact.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. confidently declared to be so


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