Assert - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 07/10/2022

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Assert.

6 letter answer(s) to assert

ALLEGE
  1. Claim or assert that someone has done something illegal or wrong, typically without proof that this is the case.
  2. report or maintain; "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"; "He said it was too late to intervene in the war"; "The registrar says that I owe the school money"

4 letter answer(s) to assert

AVER
  1. report or maintain; "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"; "He said it was too late to intervene in the war"; "The registrar says that I owe the school money"
  2. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
AVOW
  1. admit openly and bluntly; make no bones about
  2. Declare openly
  3. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
POSE
  1. a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display
  2. a posture assumed by models for photographic or artistic purposes
  3. affected manners intended to impress others; "don't put on airs with me"
  4. assume a posture as for artistic purposes; "We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
  5. be a mystery or bewildering to;
  6. behave affectedly or unnaturally in order to impress others; "Don't pay any attention to him--he is always posing to impress his peers!"; "She postured and made a total fool of herself"
  7. introduce; "This poses an interesting question"
  8. pretend to be someone you are not; sometimes with fraudulent intentions; "She posed as the Czar's daughter"
  9. put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"

5 letter answer(s) to assert

CLAIM
  1. an assertion of a right (as to money or property);
  2. an assertion that something is true or factual;
  3. an established or recognized right;
  4. an informal right to something;
  5. ask for legally or make a legal claim to, as of debts, for example; "
  6. demand for something as rightful or due;
  7. take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs;

8 letter answer(s) to assert

MAINTAIN
  1. have and exercise; "wield power and authority"
  2. keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
  3. keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction; "We preserve these archeological findings"; "The old lady could not keep up the building"; "children must be taught to conserve our national heritage"; "The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts"
  4. maintain by writing regular records; "keep a diary"; "maintain a record"; "keep notes"
  5. maintain for use and service; "I keep a car in the countryside"; "She keeps an apartment in Paris for her shopping trips"
  6. state categorically
  7. state or assert; "He maintained his innocence"
  8. stick to correctly or closely;
  9. supply with necessities and support; "She alone sustained her family"; "The money will sustain our good cause"; "There's little to earn a

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