affirming (part of speech: verb)
professing, propounding, accepting, ratifying, pledging, validating, contending, certifying, admitting, declaring, promising, corroborating, expressing, maintaining, sustaining, submitting, endorsing, attesting, warranting, verifying, claiming, acknowledging, testifying, adjuring, approving, affirming, supporting, proclaiming, stating, avouching, averring, pronouncing, assuring, setting down
disclosing (part of speech: verb)
- There is hardly another agricultural county in England that will return a Liberal, and I fear I am not asserting too much in saying that no other Liberal could carry the seat but one of our family." - "The Duke's Children", Anthony Trollope.
- This sutta may be taken in connection with passages asserting that the Buddha knows more than he tells his disciples. - "Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch", Charles Eliot.
- At Molines and at Antwerp returned men have died, their friends asserting that they have been victims of neglect and cruelty, of cold, of exposure, of hunger. - "Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights", Kelly Miller.