assertion (plural assertions)
- The act of asserting, or that which is asserted; positive declaration or averment; affirmation; statement asserted; position advanced.
- You're a man of strong assertions!
- Maintenance; vindication; as, the assertion of one's rights or prerogatives.
- (computing) A statement in a program asserting a condition expected to be true at a particular point, used in debugging.
affirmation; statement asserted