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aggressive adjective

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Example sentences of
aggressive adjective

  • He started to get aggressive and began to shout.
  • He was an aggressive lawyer whose tactics have made people angry.
  • The team plays a very aggressive style of defense.
  • The company took aggressive steps to prevent illegal use of their equipment.
  • The publisher has been very aggressive in promoting the book.
  • The city began an aggressive campaign to encourage recycling.
  • an aggressive form of cancer

Synonyms of
aggressive adjective

Detailed synonyms for aggressive adjective

Aggressive, militant, assertive, self-assertive, pushy, forceful quieren decir enérgico e impertinente, sobre todo en la búsqueda de objetivos particulares.
  • Aggressive indica una predisposición a dominar, a menudo sin respetar los derechos de los demás, o asimismo en la resuelta búsqueda de sus metas <a loud, aggressive lawyer>.
  • Militant connota, no tanto la búsqueda de intereses egoístas, sino devoción a una causa, movimiento o principio <the years of militant feminism>.
  • Assertive connota una osada confianza en sí mismo, tanto en la expresión como en la opinión <told her she should be more assertive at work>.
    antonyms: retiring, acquiescent, submissive
  • Self-assertive connota atrevimiento o una descarada confianza en sí mismo <self-assertive hospital patients may get better more quickly>.
    antonyms: diffident, modest
  • Pushy puede aplicarse a la ambición, la iniciativa o a la impertinencia o indiscreción pedante y grosera <a pushy real-estate agent>.
  • Forceful implica efectividad por medio de la fuerza <a forceful argument>.

Reverse translation for aggressive

agresivo  - aggressive 
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