One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘I questioned his assertion that little risk is involved’
declaration, contention, statement, claim, submission, postulation, averment, opinion, proclamation, announcement, pronouncement, assurance, attestation, affirmation, protestation, profession, swearing, insistence, avowal
rare maintenance, asseveration
2‘the demonstration was a principled assertion of the right to march’
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