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Synonyms for assert

assert yourself

Synonyms

  • be forceful
  • put your foot down
  • put yourself forward
  • make your presence felt
  • exert your influence

Synonyms for assert

to put into words positively and with conviction

to defend, maintain, or insist on the recognition of (one's rights, for example)

Synonyms for assert

to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true

insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized

assert to be true

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Chapter 1, "Truth," opens with a reference to the Stoic Chrysippus' maxim that "every assertible is either true or false" (p.
95--"If" and "then," wrapped around enough content to form at least two propositions that seem to be conditionally assertible together as antecedent and consequent, are, of course, the key denizens of this very deep work.
It is then suggested that the argument trades on an ambiguity in "justified" and "warrantedly assertible.
To understand a statement is to know under what, circumstances that statement is warrantedly assertible.