- (of a disease or tumor) spreading rapidly or highly invasive; difficult or impossible to treat successfully.
- pertaining to a risky surgery or treatment, or to a medication that has grave side effects: aggressive chemotherapy.
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Reid aggressively raises money for Senate Majority PAC, which has spent $39 million on attack ads alone this cycle.Time is Money: How to Fix Outrageous Political Spending|Jim Arkedis|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Most important, it must aggressively pursue rapprochement with India.Pakistan’s New Top Spy Once Suggested Peace With India|Chris Allbritton|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The police car arrives and aggressively questions the old woman.
But think more deeply: Congress could make all kinds of laws that aggressively establish an ideology that is not a religion.
The movie was aggressively fun, and, despite its sci-fi setting and outlandish plot, somehow relatable.Guardians of the Galaxy’s Chris Pratt Is the Everydude Superhero|Kevin Fallon|August 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The stranger's eyes blazed and his face wrinkled with rage as he aggressively shoved his jaw close to Hopalong's face.Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up|Clarence Edward Mulford
His eye was aggressively humorous, and the smile of his face was a challenge.The Blazed Trail|Stewart Edward White
I cant hit them unless he sends them over the plate, he growled, eying Jack aggressively.Weatherby's Inning|Ralph Henry Barbour
They are aggressively German in sentiment, language, character and Kultur.England and Germany|Emile Joseph Dillon
Here were no traces of antiquity; everything was aggressively modern; all beauty lay in scenery and situation.The Argosy|Various