unaggressive

adjective un·ag·gres·sive \ ˌən-ə-ˈgre-siv \

Definition of unaggressive

: not aggressive : not given to fighting or assertiveness
  • a peaceful and unaggressive species

unaggressively

adverb

unaggressiveness

noun

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First Known Use of unaggressive

1862


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