aggressiveness

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ag·gres·sive

 (ə-grĕs′ĭv)
adj.
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.

ag·gres′sive·ly adv.
ag·gres′sive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aggressiveness - the quality of being bold and enterprisingaggressiveness - the quality of being bold and enterprising
drive - the trait of being highly motivated; "his drive and energy exhausted his co-workers"
competitiveness, fight - an aggressive willingness to compete; "the team was full of fight"
combativeness, militance, militancy - a militant aggressiveness
intrusiveness, meddlesomeness, officiousness - aggressiveness as evidenced by intruding; by advancing yourself or your ideas without invitation
boldness, nerve, brass, cheek, face - impudent aggressiveness; "I couldn't believe her boldness"; "he had the effrontery to question my honesty"
2.aggressiveness - a feeling of hostility that arouses thoughts of attackaggressiveness - a feeling of hostility that arouses thoughts of attack
ill will, enmity, hostility - the feeling of a hostile person; "he could no longer contain his hostility"
3.aggressiveness - a natural disposition to be hostileaggressiveness - a natural disposition to be hostile
disagreeableness - an ill-tempered and offensive disposition
bellicoseness, bellicosity - a natural disposition to fight
truculence, truculency - obstreperous and defiant aggressiveness

aggressiveness

noun
Translations
عِدَائِيَّة، عُدْوَانِيَّة
агресивност
agresivita
aggressivitetstridbarhed
erõszakosság
árásargirni, ágengni
agresivita

aggressiveness

[əˈgresɪvnɪs] N
1. (= belligerence) → agresividad f
2. (= assertiveness) → empuje m

aggressiveness

[əˈgrɛsɪvnɪs] nagressivité f

aggressiveness

n
(= belligerence)Aggressivität f; (Sport: of play) → Härte f, → Aggressivität f; (of lover)Draufgängertum nt, → Ungestüm nt
(= forcefulness) (of salesman etc)Dynamik f, → Aufdringlichkeit f (pej); (of sales technique)Aggressivität f

aggressiveness

[əˈgrɛsɪvnɪs] naggressività

aggressive

(əˈgresiv) adjective
ready to attack or oppose; quarrelsome. He's a most aggressive boy – he is always fighting at school.
agˈgressively adverb
agˈgressiveness noun
agˈgression (-ʃən) noun
(a feeling of) hostility.
agˈgressor noun
(in a war etc) the party which attacks first.