Synonyms and Antonyms of aggressive
- If you don't take a more aggressive approach to this yard pretty soon, the weeds are going to take over completely.
- a kindergarten teacher who discourages aggressive behavior, like pushing, by rewarding those children who wait their turn
acidic, bearish, bilious, bristly, choleric, crabby, cranky, cross, disagreeable, dyspeptic, fractious, fretful, grouchy, grumpy, huffy, ill-humored, ill-natured, ill-tempered, irascible, irritable, ornery, peevish, pettish, petulant, prickly, querulous, rude, snappish, snappy, surly, testy, touchy, ugly, waspish
on the warpath
- an aggressive campaign to win the vote
Synonym Discussion of aggressive
- aggressive in his business dealings
- militant protesters rallied against the new law
- the more assertive speakers dominated the forum
- a self-assertive young upstart
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