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Sentences with the noun Aggression

10 examples:

The boxer needs to check his aggression.

The most visible forms of aggression are often seen between prey and predator.

[The U. S. victory in Gulf war was] a stirring victory for the forces of aggression.
(Dan Quayle)

Saddam is a familiar dictatorial aggressor, with traditional goals for his aggression.
(Brent Scowcroft)

History teaches that wars begin when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.
(Ronald Reagan in Address to the Nation, )

History teaches that war begins when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.
(Ronald Reagan)

Our capacity to retaliate must be, and is, massive in order to deter all forms of aggression.
(John Foster Dulles)

The aggression is linked to rising melatonin levels.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The hedge fund, 4.7 percent shareholder in the home builder, tones down its aggression.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Researchers have found that a drop can signal postpartum depression in dad, and a spike may be a sign of aggression.
(Science Daily - News, )


4 examples:

Is aggression natural, or is it learned?

Do you suffer from cute aggression?
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Are you all-out aggression, a strategist or the greatest of all time?
(BBC Sport, )

The crisis underlines a key issue facing NATO allies gathering next week for a two-day summit: Will Russian aggression prompt alliance members to pay more for defense?
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Fear causes aggression in dogs.

The boy's aggression is making problems.

People who are prone to aggression can be dangerous.

We have to defend our country from the foreign aggression.

Interspecies aggression is oriented towards goals related to reproduction.

As North Korea displays aggression, South Korea concentrates its forces near the border.

Aggression, the writer's main source of energy.
(Ted Solotaroff)

Aggression unchallenged is aggression unleashed.

Aggression is simply another name for government.
(Benjamin Tucker)

Aggression unopposed becomes a contagious disease.
(James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.)

Aggression only moves in one direction - it creates more aggression.
(Margaret J. Wheatley)

I've pent up all my aggression, kept swallowing it and swallowing it.
(Mark David Chapman)

All it takes is a single act of aggression to permanently wound a nation's reputation.
(Ramman Kenoun)

I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.
(Jurgen Klinsmann)

But which is the State's essential function, aggression or defence, few seem to know or care.
(Benjamin Tucker)

We can only win by giving everything and being ready to defeat the adversary with fiery aggression.
(Jurgen Klinsmann)

The signs of aggression in and through space are real.
(Saadia M. Pekkanen, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Sexual aggression may have evolved in primates long ago.
(NBC News Science, )

Sexual aggression has become a common experience in bars.
(Science Daily - News, )

And Rick’s escalating aggression becomes common knowledge.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

This is a veritable mechanics of aggression on the nanoscale.
(Science Daily - News, )

Physical aggression among people with dementia is not unusual.
(Science Daily - News, )

They saw an aggression with which Ingram doesn’t always play.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

'This aggression may destroy us all by nuclear or biological war.
(Aatif Sulleyman in The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

Russia's 'rising aggression' has been listed among the top threats.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Hot weather has long been linked to more aggression in a population.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Early weaning increases aggression and stereotypic behavior in cats.
(Science Daily - News, )

This is the first time bacteria have been shown to influence aggression.
(Science Daily - News, )

Part of the appeal: no prerequisite talent and less on-field aggression.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

If you're looking to get out some aggression, we've got the place for you!
(NBC Today, )

Recurrent aggression occurs in many psychiatric and neurological disorders.
(Nature Protocols, )

This protocol describes how to set up a mouse model of repeated aggression.
(Nature Protocols, )

A series of studies show that checking aggression leads to better outcomes.
(LearnVest, Contributor in Forbes - Personal Finance, )

That's a loss for the game, and for fans, who miss his power and aggression.
(Bill Dwyre in Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

This contributes to increased aggression and violence, researchers revealed.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Aggression has been fueled by fear from whatever abuse was inflicted on puppy.
(USA Today - National, )

Kids deepen aggression playing video games by playing them over and over again.
(UPI - Health News, )

The Minnesota Wild are bracing for more aggression from the Chicago Blackhawks.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

Now psychologists have found martial arts reduces physical and verbal aggression.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

But such claims have often heralded aggression abroad and harsh crackdowns at home.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

A.I.s pitted against each other exhibit aggression or cooperation based on rewards.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Two goals in a -1 victory capped a performance of energy, aggression and invention.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Trump has expressed frustration with Beijing's efforts to curb North Korean aggression.
(CNBC, )

They found smacking was associated with 13 of 17 negative outcomes including aggression.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

First of 600 U.S. paratroopers land in Baltics, serve as trip wire to Russian aggression.
(USA Today - World, )

President and King Salman discuss Iran nuclear deal and Iranian aggression in the region.
(USA Today - World, )

Some analysts fear that this year’s version could be a prelude for military aggression.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Michael Fallon said Vladimir Putin’s aggression could even spark a war with Nato forces.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Abe is on firm ground in bringing to a close ritual apologies for Japan’s WWII aggression.
(Forbes - Business, )

Russian president says it is aid for Assad government's fight against 'terrorist aggression'.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Tareck El Aissami slams US "imperialist aggression" after he is accused of trafficking drugs.
(BBC News - World News, )

Flames' Burke: 'Unacceptable' for athletes to bring aggression from sports into personal life.
(USA Today - NHL, )

President Nicolas Maduro condemns "act of aggression" and says the decision will cost US jobs.
(BBC News - World News, )

But Federal Court makes no ruling on alleged "bias sarcasm and aggression" towards ATO official.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Serious driver aggression includes: making threats to hurt a fellow driver, passenger or vehicle.
(Science Daily - News, )

The work found that the exaggerated movement of both the upper and lower body indicated aggression.
(Science Daily - News, )

Congress agreed on sweeping Russia sanctions to punish Moscow for meddling and military aggression.
(CNBC, )

Australia's Ukrainian community is calling for more international action against Russian aggression.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Ahead of an anti-corruption meeting with EU, Ukraine says the focus should be on Russian aggression.
(BBC News - World News, )

The biggest UK deployment to Europe since the Cold War ended is a bid to deter "Russian aggression".
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

US President Donald Trump has called for a determined response to North Korea's military aggression.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Relational aggression, or 'mean girl' bullying, is a popular subject in news and entertainment media.
(Science Daily - News, )

A combination drug may be a safer way to treat agitation and aggression in people with Alzheimer’s.
(The New York Times - Health, )

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Saturday warned China against aggression in the South China Seas.
(CNBC, )

Testosterone has long been known as the hormone of competition, and is linked with aggression in males.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

If we don't tame our aggression and move outward into space, it could spell doom for humankind, he says.
(Tech Times - Science, )

This Toronto band offers jackhammer-level volume and a sloppy kind of aggression on its sophomore album.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

As media coverage has illustrated, relational aggression can lead to tragic and sometimes fatal outcomes.
(Science Daily - News, )

The brand's founder, Kerby Jean-Raymond, will show a video that will focus on race and police aggression.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

His on-court persona is all gladiator aggression -- bulging biceps, pumping fists and ferocious forehands.
(CNN - Tennis, )

Executive functioning abilities can be important for controlling impulsive behaviors, including aggression.
(Science Daily - News, )

Joe Courtney issued statements Wednesday condemning what they described as Russia’s increasing aggression.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Tall, broad shouldered with a gimlet-eyed gaze, his soup-strainer moustache bristled with pent-up aggression.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The film's central debate circles around what exactly prompted the attack — natural aggression or captivity.
(Betsy Sharkey in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Angry expressions seem to boost the effectiveness of threats without actual aggression, according to research.
(Science Daily - News, )

But that's not to mean there's no link between these games and aggression, says psychology expert Brad Bushman.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A new small study suggests that showing nature documentaries to inmates may help to ease aggression in prisons.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko advised citizens not to panic in the face of increasing Russian aggression.
(UPI - News, )

More than half of UK state school staff have faced aggression from students in the past year, suggests research.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

The European Commission President said an EU military force would help defend continent from Russian aggression.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Nearly 200 historians have called on the government to address Japan’s history of colonial rule and aggression.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

This choreographer and his troupe displayed a mix of extravagance, skill and aggression in a show at City Center.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Norwich manager Alex Neil was pleased with his side's aggression in Sunday's Premier League -1 draw with Arsenal.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Pedophiles experience a surge of hypersexuality and aggression, which leads them to assault children, experts say.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Thousands of school-age offenders are disciplined or treated for sexual aggression each year in the United States.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A club, named the Furiousness Centre, that allows guests to vent their anger and aggression, has opened in Hungary.
(BBC News - World News, )

Clayton Kershaw jabbed his left arm through the air, again and again, his body twisting with challenging aggression.
(Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

She let out shrieks of aggression and thudded the ball so hard that lesser mortals might have hidden behind the net.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says he is surprised by Paris St-Germain's aggression ahead of their Champions League tie.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

NASSER HUSSAIN: Having captained him, I know he can show aggression to his own team and even his captain on occasion.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

QUENTIN LETTS: Not since 1997, after Princess Diana’s death, has political aggression in London felt this unhinged.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A new study shows that hunger in the form of low blood sugar leads to greater aggression and anger in married couples.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Vladimir Putin has said Russia is "ready to repel any aggression" after comparing Ukraine's military to the Nazi army.
(The Independent - World News, )

The operations are aimed at opening a new front in the NATO alliance’s efforts to deter Russian military aggression.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Leeds prop Jamie Peacock believes Salford are making a mistake by trying to curb Gareth Hock's aggression on the field.
(BBC Sport, )

Hezbollah Deputy Secretary-General Naim Qassem said his movement in Lebanon is ready to stand up to Israeli aggression.
(UPI - Emerging Threats, )

James Anderson says he will not curb his aggression as he closes in on Sir Ian Botham's Test wicket record for England.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has called for more aggression from his bowling attack ahead of the second Test in Perth.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will today urge Theresa May to take a tough stand against Iranian aggression.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The downing of the Malaysian passenger plane is a dire lesson for the world: Vladimir Putin’s aggression can reach us.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

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