What is the opposite of unassertive?

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(of a person) Opposite of not having or showing a confident and forceful personality
Opposite of shy and fond of being on one's own
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.”
Opposite of shy or socially timid, not liking to be noticed
“She acts sweet, kind and nice on the outside, but inside she's as rude and presumptuous as I am.”
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.”
Opposite of accepting or allowing what happens or what others do, without active response or resistance
Opposite of showing or feeling insecurity or uncertainty
(of a person) Opposite of shy, timid, and quiet
(of a person) Opposite of reserved in nature, keeping to oneself
“Our neighbor was a sociable man who always made an effort to get to know you.”
Opposite of prepared to obey others unquestioningly
Opposite of not feeling, showing or done with confidence and certainty
“He is the outspoken and confident red-haired editor of the local newspaper.”
Opposite of characterized by resignation or acceptance
Opposite of not conspicuous or attracting attention
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