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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The state of exhibiting forceful energy, or behaving in an angry, threatening way.

Usage examples (31)
  • Sometimes the best defense against aggressiveness is to walk away.
  • Our aggressiveness is getting better but we need more time to practice.
  • Power hungry and aggressiveness is not tacitful and demeans one character.
  • His explanation of his draft-day aggressiveness is rooted in a sports precept that is even older than the Stanley Cup. for more
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