What does the word aggressive mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Aggressiveness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Aggressively.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Disposed to attack or to vigorous activity.

Usage examples for aggressive

  1. In the absence of evidence to the contrary the Incognitans are bound to assume that that was her intended destination, and the presence of weapons, even disarmed, will suggest that her mission was aggressive. – The Lost Kafoozalum by Pauline Ashwell
  2. But I, or any man in my place, would have to have solid backing here in New York; a board that would be as aggressive as a handful of rebels fighting for life, and every man of it determined to win out or smash something. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde