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Sentences with the adjective Aggressive

8 examples:

He is an aggressive person.

The Americans are an aggressive people.

The aggressive man urged me to sign the contract.

A spirited horse, a compliant; an aggressive man, a compliant horse.
(Sicilian proverb)

He had advanced-stage neuroblastoma, an aggressive children's cancer.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The woman was filmed restraining an aggressive man outside a nightclub called La Musique in Brazil.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

An aggressive night of season enders, some down significantly year-to-year, smothers the Fox event series.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

An aggressive half-century from Craig Overton helps spark a Somerset recovery against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Sentences with the comparative degree of the adjective Aggressive

8 examples:

Boys are more aggressive than girls.

Alvarez, who was more aggressive than usual, was able to dominate most of the rounds with his heavy...
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Bond prices and currency markets were upended by a European Central Bank plan that was less aggressive than expected.
(The New York Times - Business, )

One such recombinant variant observed in patients in Cuba appears to be much more aggressive than other known forms of HIV.
(Science Daily - News, )

Male fruit flies infected with the bacterium, Wolbachia, are less aggressive than those not infected, according to research.
(Science Daily - News, )

Despite the success of melanoma-targeting drugs, tumors inevitably become drug resistant and return, more aggressive than before.
(Science Daily - News, )

Previous studies have shown that CRC in patients younger than 50 years old tends to be more aggressive than CRC in older patients.
(Science Daily - News, )

Female snapping shrimps are more aggressive than males when defending their territories despite their smaller claw size, a study shows.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Sentences with the absolute superlative degree of the adjective Aggressive

16 examples:

Tom is extremely aggressive.

Women were very aggressive with children.

Tom sometimes is very aggressive and likes to start arguments.

I was extremely aggressive from the start.
(Emerson Fittipaldi)

When I was in college there was a girls' flag football league. The girls were extremely aggressive.
(Lynn Swann)

The highly aggressive hornets have reportedly killed six people in France.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Browns quarterback claims fan was 'very aggressive' and triggered altercation.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Metastatic melanoma is highly aggressive, with a 10-year survival rate of less than 10%.
(Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, )

Glioblastomas are a highly aggressive type of brain tumor, with few effective treatment options.
(Science Daily - News, )

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is a highly aggressive and heterogeneous type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
(Nature Communications, )

Pancreatic adenosquamous carcinomas are rare but highly aggressive tumors, and our understanding of them is limited.
(Nature Medicine, )

A new study in Caenorhabditis nematodes has shown that the species barrier is maintained by highly aggressive sperm.
(Nature Reviews Genetics, )

Scientists have identified a new treatment approach for a highly aggressive and usually fatal subtype of neuroblastoma.
(Science Daily - News, )

Technology companies need to stop "extremely aggressive" tax planning, the man charged with reforming global tax rules has told the BBC.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Children in equatorial Africa who suffer from malaria are at high risk of developing Burkitt's lymphoma, a highly aggressive blood cancer.
(Science Daily - News, )

An innovative therapy against a highly aggressive leukemia continues to show highly promising results in children treated in a pilot study.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sentences with the equality degree of the adjective Aggressive

2 examples:

India's stand-in skipper Virat Kohli says his side will be aggressive as they chase a maiden Test series win in Australia.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

When a teenage girl attacked a disabled woman in eastern France last September, debate raged over whether girls were as aggressive as boys.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )


7 examples:

Just how aggressive is the seemingly innocent robin?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Is he an aggressive, paranoid, pathological liar or an American hero?
(Gary Goldstein in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

And without aggressive pricing, the big question is who will be signing up?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Were dinosaurs really fast, aggressive hunters like the ones depicted in the movie 'Jurassic World'?
(Science Daily - News, )

Will an aggressive Silicon Valley alpha personality take over your industry and completely disrupt it?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Is there a way to structure a portfolio that gives you permission to be more aggressive when there are danger signs all around?
(Forbes - Business, )

Possession-based like Spain or aggressive and attacking like Brazil - what is the tactical power struggle likely to unfold at the World Cup?
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

She's aggressive.

He is aggressive.

She is aggressive.

Tom is aggressive.

You're aggressive.

I think Tom is aggressive.

I wasn't aggressive enough.

Tom is an aggressive driver.

You need to become more aggressive.

I don't think I was aggressive enough.

I can be more aggressive if you'd like.

Her behavior will become more aggressive.

You have to be aggressive to be a success.

He is so aggressive that others avoid him.

He assumed an aggressive attitude toward me.

He's the very model of an aggressive salesman.

He is not aggressive enough to succeed in business.

I like her style; she's aggressive and knows what she wants.

The aggressive salesman urged me to sign the contract right away.

It's a way of making sure that the controller is not too aggressive.

Avoid loud and aggressive persons, they are vexations to the spirit.

If it's an aggressive strange salesman, then call me right away. I'll chase him off.

Due to her boss's aggressive homophobia, Sara was too intimidated to bring her girlfriend to the office party.

It has been shown that there is a relation between various neurotransmitters and hormones and aggressive behavior.

The best way for adjusting the gap between the internal and the external price and securing economic growth is to promote the non-manufacturing industry's productivity by aggressive investing in facilities.

Stay calm and aggressive.
(Gabrielle Reece)

I'm not mean, just aggressive.
(Harvey Martin)

Act aggressive and you will be feared.
(Sicilian proverb)

Indy car racing is much more aggressive.
(Emerson Fittipaldi)

The bashful are always aggressive at heart.
(Charles Horton Cooley)

There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.

We have got to be a hell of a lot more aggressive.
(Richard Shelby)

The most aggressive artists often hide their romantic side.
(Don Johnson)

This is unexpected... like squirt from aggressive grapefruit.
(Earl Derr Biggers)

I now need to take a very aggressive approach to having a baby.
(Connie Chung)

You think of stars as ambitious or aggressive or self-oriented.
(John Turturro)

I think I am aggressive, I think I am critical when it's necessary.
(Jane Harman)

I was drawn to things I thought were either sexy or aggressive - or both.
(Adam Clayton)

Nothing is more depressing and more illogical than aggressive Christianity.
(Gerald Vann)

Boxing brings out my aggressive instinct, not necessarily a killer instinct.
(Sugar Ray Leonard)

I am laughably aggressive, and the rest of the band is very laid back, so we mix well.
(Shirley Manson)

At every step the vast majority have expressed horror at the idea of an aggressive war.
(Paul Robeson)

When I really love someone, I can only show it by making aggressive and bad-taste remarks.
(Slavoj Zizek)

It's better for me to play with guys because Rock 'n' Roll has such an aggressive attitude.
(Lita Ford)

I need that aggressive attitude to play my music and more men have that attitude than women.
(Lita Ford)

If I had been born with an aggressive character, then maybe my palmares would have been longer.
(Miguel Indurain)

Human nature is potentially aggressive and destructive and potentially orderly and constructive.
(Margaret Mead)

The car has become the carapace, the protective and aggressive shell, of urban and suburban man.
(Marshall McLuhan)

He also became outlandishly aggressive.
(Daily Mail - News, )

He is playing modern, aggressive tennis.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Beijing seems set to get more aggressive.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Lance Stephenson was a tad too aggressive.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Edward Kennedy, is aggressive and incurable.
(Science Daily - News, )

'The elephant was not aggressive in any way.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

So was aggressive right fielder Yasiel Puig.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Puig's lawyer is filing an 'aggressive' response.
(Dylan Hernandez in Los Angeles Times - Baseball, )

The chicks are also likely to be more aggressive.
(Nature, )

Wife says cancer is aggressive, starting to spread.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Cutaneous melanoma is an aggressive form of skin cancer.
(Nature Communications, )

Aggressive behavior studied in chimps in eastern Africa.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Industry watchers say the timeframe is ultra aggressive.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

This has made states aggressive in their audit practices.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Their findings are bad news for aggressive power-seekers.
(Science Daily - News, )

Thus, cooperative and less aggressive dogs could develop.
(Science Daily - News, )

He has now died in prison from an aggressive brain tumour.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Spurs boss rebuffs "aggressive" pressure over his position.
(BBC Sport, )

Rinaldo earned 17 minutes of penalties for aggressive play.
(USA Today - NHL, )

Don’t let the aggressive look of a café racer scare you.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Which sometimes leads to aggressive behavior during the pitch.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Aggressive Seahawks, Patriots among most-penalized teams in NFL.
(USA Today - NFL, )

The most aggressive spending will be in the Asia-Pacific region.
(ZDNet US, )

Veteran Lightning star hits the ice after an aggressive fist pump.
(USA Today - NHL, )

They were up to twice as aggressive when using front teeth to eat.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Melanoma is an aggressive cancer that normally starts in the skin.
(Nature, )

They found the music aggressive, profane and pointedly anti-police.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

He said that it is "too aggressive" and he doesn't like U.S. films.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

Response to the aggressive marketing piece has not been well online.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

His wife, Jill, says the cancer is aggressive and starting to spread.
(The Vancouver Sun - Football, )

Aggressive infections are a growing health problem all over the world.
(Science Daily - News, )

One of the most aggressive forms of skin cancer is cutaneous melanoma.
(Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, )

But its aggressive acquisitiveness leaves investors’ heads spinning.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Ted Cruz has some ideas about the aggressive tactics he'd like to use.
(Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

Washington could learn something from more aggressive state regulators.
(USA Today - Money, )

Researchers at Harvard University could alter how aggressive they were.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Aggressive behavior of male chimpanzees are linked with mating success.
(Tech Times - Science, )

All-rounder has aggressive edge to game and is just what England needs.
(Nick Hoult in The Telegraph - Cricket, )

Snapchat's aggressive push into curated video appears to be paying off.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Experts warned of a possible third eruption that may be more aggressive.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Denver gets aggressive in free agency after holes are exposed in defense.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Jordan Lotter, 18, from London, has a rare and aggressive form of cancer.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

According to David Cameron, "aggressive" tax avoidance is "morally wrong".
(The Independent - Business, )

Aggressive, refractory multiple sclerosis warrants unconventional therapy.
(Nature Reviews Neurology, )

But the symptoms were from an aggressive cancer rather than her pregnancy.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Many companies are even more aggressive and say our tax system is at fault.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

And gets aggressive by slamming Samsung's Knox for being "easily" hackable.
(ZDNet US, )

George Osborne describes "aggressive" tax avoidance as "morally repugnant".
(The Independent - Business, )

There are currently few options for men who have aggressive prostate cancer.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Those in the first group were more aggressive when given feedback on an essay.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

She fought treatment for aggressive Hodgkin lymphoma, calling medicine poison.
(USA Today - National, )

But this kind of rapid slimming is rarely achieved without aggressive dieting.
(Daily Mail - News, )

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