asserter asserter


  • (n) someone who claims to speak the truth



  1. Except in this case, the asserter was Colonel Muammar Gaddafi himself.
  2. The converse case of an appeal to authority is an ad hominem attack: to imply that a claim is false because the asserter lacks authority or is otherwise objectionable in some way.
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repudiate repudiate
/ri ˈpju di ˌeɪt /