(Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought; a complaint or petition.
(Sports) a blocked shot
A new statement of truth made about something, usually when the statement has yet to be verified.
A point maintained in an argument, or a line of argument taken in its support; the subject matter of discussion of strife; a position taken or contended for.
The act of asserting positively
Denial is defined as refusing to accept or believe something, or a statement to contradict someone or something else.
The definition of an allegation is an accusation against someone without proof.
Find another word for assertion. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for assertion, like: affirmation, declaration, rejection, claim, averment, statement, contention, affirm, asseveration, argument and assumption.