OPPOSITES FOR aggression
Origin of aggression
OTHER WORDS FROM aggressionan·ti·ag·gres·sion, adjectivecoun·ter·ag·gres·sion, nounpre·ag·gres·sion, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH aggressionaggression , egression
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They might also show problem behaviors, such as physical aggression and cheating.Puberty may reboot the brain and behaviors|Esther Landhuis|August 27, 2020|Science News For Students
They’re supposed to desire power and conflict, value only their self-interest, and be motivated by aggression.
Sometimes channeling your aggression for real injustices in the world, and integrating that into your higher-level goal, is important.
In their second matchup against the Mavericks, for example, the Raptors dialed things back considerably from the level of aggression they showed in that early-season contest.The Raptors’ Defense Is Almost Never The Same, But It’s Always Really Good|Jared Dubin|August 17, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Lots of things influence body image, or prosocial behavior, or aggression, or pick whatever you want, gender.Does Hollywood Still Have a Princess Problem? (Ep. 394)|Stephen J. Dubner|October 24, 2019|Freakonomics
His hands outstretched, shoulders in submission, there was no shouting, no expletives, no aggression at all.What Would Happen if I Got in White Cop’s Face?|Goldie Taylor|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We ought to seek Chinese cooperation in a response to this North Korean act of aggression.Obama Could Hit China to Punish North Korea|Shane Harris, Tim Mak|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Giving in to the demands of such a leader will, without question, invite greater aggression and brutality.The Sony Hack and America’s Craven Capitulation To Terror|David Keyes|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Several posts showed an obvious aggression towards the women he desired.School Shooters Love This Pickup Artist Website|Brandy Zadrozny|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soviet leaders had already decried the rescue mission as an act of imperialist aggression.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You had perceived upon what measure of aggression, upon what rasping unkindnesses, the applause of your fellows was bestowed.
The whole had a combination of companionable good humor, and instant aggression when necessary.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
It is the crown and apex of all bad language, the coping-stone of all systems of verbal aggression and abuse.
But German mobilization means every precaution possible for their country as well as foreign aggression.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
In that capacity for aggression upon other classes lies the essential driving force of modern affairs.The New Machiavelli|Herbert George Wells