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Synonyms for aggressive
əˈgrɛs ɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aggressive(adj)

    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"

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

    amicable, low-pressure, unaggressive, confined, nonaggressive

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

    tending to spread quickly

    "an aggressive tumor"

    unaggressive, nonaggressive, amicable, low-pressure, confined

  3. aggressive, belligerent(adj)

    characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight

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

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

    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. aggressive(a.)

    attacking, assaulting, assailing, assailant, invading, offensive

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  1. Susan Collins:

    The sudden, aggressive price hikes for a variety of drugs used widely for decades affect patients and health care providers and the overall cost of health care.

  2. Kent Fuchs:

    During one of this weekend's commencement ceremonies, we were inappropriately aggressive in rushing students across the stage. I personally apologize, and am reaching out to the students involved, the practice has been halted for all future ceremonies, and we will work to make sure all graduating students know we are proud of their achievements and celebrate with them their graduation.

  3. Jessica Dennis:

    She clearly wasn't aggressive. Everyone could see she was laying there, so I just want justice to be served.

  4. Kenneth Pennington:

    Our campaign attracts millennials because we've put forth an aggressive agenda that speaks to the real and pressing needs of young people: Make college affordable, create jobs to reduce high youth unemployment and fight climate change for future generations, it doesn't take much to sell Bernie's agenda to young voters. We just need to get it in front of more people.

  5. Jamie Lovemark:

    Most everything has been pretty decent, i'm putting nice, aggressive off the tee, driving it well, trying to kind of work my irons a little bit, and that's something new for me. It's all a process and slowly improving.

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