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Synonyms for aggressive
əˈgrɛs ɪvag·gres·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aggressiveadjective

    having or showing determination and energetic pursuit of your ends

    "an aggressive businessman"; "an aggressive basketball player"; "he was aggressive and imperious; positive in his convictions"; "aggressive drivers"

    Synonyms:
    fast-growing(a), strong-growing, belligerent

    Antonyms:
    amicable, low-pressure, unaggressive, confined, nonaggressive

  2. aggressive, fast-growing(a), strong-growingadjective

    tending to spread quickly

    "an aggressive tumor"

    Antonyms:
    unaggressive, nonaggressive, amicable, low-pressure, confined

  3. aggressive, belligerentadjective

    characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight

    "aggressive acts against another country"; "a belligerent tone"

    Synonyms:
    fast-growing(a), militant, strong-growing, war-ridden, warring, belligerent

    Antonyms:
    confined, low-pressure, nonaggressive, amicable, unaggressive

Editors Contribution

  1. act-up

    acting out aggressively

    brah, no act-up!

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. aggressiveadjective

    Synonyms:
    attacking, assaulting, assailing, assailant, invading, offensive

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How to use aggressive in a sentence?

  1. Mark Williams:

    This is particularly true in the case of Tesla where you have an aggressive and vocal CEO who is prone to pushing the legal limits and gain terms that might run counter to Goldman's conflict of interest policies.

  2. Leslie Rutledge:

    Tim Griffin is a fierce advocate for Arkansas's conservative values - our military, law enforcement, and rule of law. Having been the Attorney General for over 6 years, I personally know the importance of the role in which every decision I make impacts 3 million Arkansans daily and the enormous responsibility I have to proactively protect and defend our constitutional rights against the aggressive liberal agenda of the Biden-Harris Administration, Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, i wish Tim and his family the best.

  3. Chief Executive John Chen:

    If you go too far and become too aggressive, you become a (patent) troll, if you want to go about monetizing your patents in a non-aggressive, legal way then it takes time, and in a turnaround time is one of the key commodities you don't have, so balancing those two is very difficult.

  4. Nir Sztern:

    We are tapping into what the Israeli consumer wants today. They want to see new competition and aggressive pricing.

  5. Andreas Essig:

    Copsin is an exceptionally stable protein, so you can for example boil it at 100 degrees, you can put it in strong acid for hours, you can also treat it with very aggressive enzymes and it remains completely active. This feature allows us, for example, also to go into applications in food industry, food preservation, productions where strong acids in high temperatures are very common.

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