aggressive


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Related to aggressive: Aggressive behavior, Passive aggressive
  • adj

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Synonyms for aggressive

inclined to act in a hostile way

marked by boldness and assertiveness

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Synonyms for aggressive

having or showing determination and energetic pursuit of your ends

tending to spread quickly

characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight

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No one big, it was felt, could have so virulently aggressive an expression, though, as a matter of fact, Butteridge had a height of six feet two inches, and a weight altogether proportionate to that.
There was something very irritating and aggressive in Summerlee's demeanour.
The Irish missionaries were simple and loving men and won converts by the beauty of their lives; the Romans brought with them the architecture, music, and learning of their imperial city and the aggressive energy which in the following centuries was to make their Church supreme throughout the Western world.
Total Spinning Reserves Revenue, Western Europe, Average and Aggressive Scenarios: 2012-2022
A GENETIC variant has been discovered that appears to make some men develop aggressive and deadly forms of prostate cancer, researchers said.
PEOPLE with wider faces are more aggressive, according to a study.
Over the years, a consensus has been established among researchers studying aggression: males tend to be more aggressive than females (Archer, 2004a; Archer, 2004b; Archer & Haigh, 1997; Bettencourt & Miller, 1996; Crane-Ross, Tisak & Tisak, 1998; Eagiy & Steffen, 1986; Tappere & Boulton, 2004).
Working on an aggressive, fast-track schedule of 22 weeks, B.
Patients with the less aggressive phase of the cancer showed the best results.
As a result, the IRS has gone from an agency that five years ago, in the wake of the 1998 IRS Restructuring and Reform Act, was either too intimidated or distracted to pursue audits and investigations to an agency that today is increasingly, and sometimes surprisingly, aggressive in its efforts to find, punish, and thereby deter what it considers to be noncompliant taxpayers.
Contractors face a skeptical Congress, eager prosecutors and investigators and aggressive auditors who firmly believe that contractors overprice their goods and services sold to the federal government.
If read broadly, "any service" could be construed to be the mere preparation of a tax return if it included the aggressive tax idea, even though the idea was promoted to the client by an unrelated third party.
This year, the X Games dropped eight events - highlighted by Aggressive In-Line Park, Downhill BMX and Skateboard Vert Doubles - and added four events, including Moto X SuperMoto and Skateboard Big Air.
The defense may choose to approach it in a conservative manner, take a much more aggressive course, or, most often, use a mix of both conservative and aggressive mindsets.
According to data collected by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), approximately 88,000 nursing home residents in the United States have exhibited aggressive behavior in the week prior to their assessment with the Minimum Data Set (MDS).