What is the opposite of obsequious?

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Adjective
Opposite of obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree
Adjective
Opposite of readily conforming to the authority or will of others
“The women's defiant attitude was the greatest surprise to the authorities who expected tears, supplication and general weakness.”
Adjective
Opposite of pretending to be kind and concerned but obviously not sincere
Adjective
Opposite of deferential, groveling
Adjective
Opposite of which attempts to bring oneself into the favour of another, often with flattery or insincerity
Adjective
Opposite of respectful, considerate
Adjective
Opposite of excessively praising or admiring
Adjective
Opposite of overly or insincerely flattering
Adjective
Opposite of lacking in confidence, assertiveness or self-assurance
“It has also been suggested that consumers who complain tend to be more self-confident and assertive.”
Adjective
Opposite of willing or prone to give way to the influence of others
“We must be intransigent in our stance against any form of discrimination.”
Adjective
Opposite of cast down in spirit or hope
Adjective
Opposite of showing, expressing, or offered in a spirit of humility or unseemly submissiveness
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