Meaning of non-assertive in English:

non-assertive

Pronunciation /ˌnɒnəˈsəːtɪv/

adjective

  • 1Grammar
    Not expressing assertion, not making a definite or positive statement; not expressing one unambiguous meaning.

  • 2Of a person, a person's character, an organization, etc.: not pushy, intrusive, or self-assertive; timid, self-effacing.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From non- + assertive.