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adjective aggressive pronunciation in British English /əˈɡresɪv/
  1. 1
    behaving in an angry or rude way that shows you want to fight, attack, or argue with someone

    aggressive behaviour

    Bailey became increasingly aggressive in his questioning of the witness.

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  2. 2
    someone who is aggressive is very determined to win or be successful

    Today's executives are hungry, competitive, and aggressive.

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aggressively

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aggressiveness

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