aggressive


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Related to aggressive: Aggressive behavior, Passive aggressive
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inclined to act in a hostile way

marked by boldness and assertiveness

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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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There was something very irritating and aggressive in Summerlee's demeanour.
A wristband that can track an aggressive outburst in people with autism has just been created.
[USA], Apr 17 (ANI): A recent study, which included 139 eight-year-old children, has concluded that low levels of testosterone and high levels of empathy may explain the low levels of aggressive behaviour in girls.
SEVERE SLEEP-DISORDERED breathing was significantly associated with more aggressive skin cancer in a study of 443 adults.
They may shout, try to get out of their beds, or become verbally and physically aggressive with staff and family.
And, the one who acts with his intellect governing the mind through reason and judgment would be classified as aggressive. A passive person functioning from his mind's feeling and emotion may be good or bad.
In laboratory tests, Swedish scientists have succeeded in transforming the aggressive tumour cells so that they become highly responsive to standard hormone therapy.
WEDNESDAY, March 7, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For men with metastatic prostate cancer, there is no survival advantage for aggressive therapy over conservative androgen deprivation therapy only, according to a study published online March 2 in Cancer.
Summary: “We need to be aggressive with this matter,” says a client who is either in litigation or in the midst of failing negotiations.
The larger context for aggressive communication comes, of course, from human behavior in general.
Background: The incidence of the aggressive behavior is higher among the patients with severe mental disorder such as schizophrenia than the general population.
CABIN crew were reportedly forced to restrain an aggressive passenger on a flight arriving into Newcastle International Airport.
Men with low vitamin D levels may be more likely to have more aggressive disease found during prostate cancer surgery, a recent study suggests.