Definition of Aggressiveness in English :

Define Aggressiveness in English

Aggressiveness meaning in English

Meaning of Aggressiveness in English

Pronunciation of Aggressiveness in English

Aggressiveness pronunciation in English

Pronounce Aggressiveness in English


see synonyms of aggressiveness


1. aggressiveness

the quality of being bold and enterprising

2. aggression, aggressiveness

a feeling of hostility that arouses thoughts of attack

3. aggressiveness, belligerence, pugnacity

a natural disposition to be hostile

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of aggressiveness
quarrelsome or belligerent
an aggressive remark
assertive; vigorous
an aggressive business executive

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see synonyms of aggressiveness
aggressing or inclined to aggress; starting fights or quarrels
ready or willing to take issue or engage in direct action; militant
full of enterprise and initiative; bold and active; pushing
4.  Psychiatry
of or involving aggression

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see synonyms of aggressiveness
1. Characterized by aggression: aggressive behavior.
2. Inclined to behave in an actively hostile fashion: an aggressive regime.
3. Assertive, bold, and energetic: an aggressive sales campaign.
4. Of or relating to an investment or approach to investing that seeks above-average returns by taking above-average risks.
5. Fast growing; tending to spread quickly and invade: an aggressive tumor.
6. Characterized by or inclined toward vigorous or intensive medical treatment: an aggressive approach to treating the infection.
7. Intense or harsh, as in color.

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