unaggressive


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unaggressive

(ˌʌnəˈɡrɛsɪv)
adj
not aggressive or combative
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unaggressive - not aggressiveunaggressive - not aggressive; not given to fighting or assertiveness
unassertive - inclined to timidity or lack of self-confidence; "a shy unassertive person"
peaceful, peaceable - not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war; "a peaceful nation"; "peaceful times"; "a far from peaceful Christmas"; "peaceful sleep"
aggressive - 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"
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In the conversation of the last few minutes he seemed so rational, so clear, so unaggressive, that she no longer saw reason for doubt.
Make of our world a fair open field where we may all act, according to our own choice, individually, or in co-operation, for every unaggressive purpose, and where good of every kind will fight its own open unrestrained fight with evil of every kind.
The dog might be a perfectly normal unaggressive animal but the handler is inadvertently telling the dog to attack.
is then composed of timid unaggressive parts of herself as well as his projections, and she carries these feelings as her part in the relationship.
They are particularly vulnerable to hunting, because they are relatively unaggressive and occurs in herds.
They are particularly unaggressive at this time of year - unless you happen to step on them - so if you do find a groggy young female (wasp) in your house and you can't bear to let her stay, just carefully put her back outside to try and find room at another inn.
Fundamentally unaggressive, they suffer, if anything, from a surfeit of niceness.
indicating an unaggressive exit) for all expected board resignations and for all unexpected board resignations that occur due to: 1) personal reasons of the exiting director, 2) reasons of governance compliance, and 3) exits that did not occur due to serious disagreements between the exiting director and the remaining board members or managers of the company.
Ferrer was so unaggressive, FEU found no need to come up with a double team.
The committee commented that the cartoon tiger used in the logo was unaggressive and nonthreatening, but noted that if the logo were changed to a more aggressive tiger that the committee may not reach the same conclusion.
But you must do it in a very unaggressive and unargumentative way.
Like many people, she thought beekeeping was dangerous, but Buckley soon taught her that she had no reason to fear these highly social and surprisingly unaggressive insects.