- of or relating to a pattern of behavior characterized by competitiveness, a sense of urgency, impatience, perfectionism, and assertiveness, and possibly associated with an increased risk of heart disease.
- of or relating to a person who exhibits Type A behavior.
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Examples from the Web for type a
So we end up with professional politicians, type-A go-getters, and electoral dynasties.Is It Time to Take a Chance on Random Representatives?
November 8, 2014
She happily takes these type-A impulses and directs them toward a clear plan of action.The Girls’ Guide to Getting Pregnant—Type-A Style
April 17, 2012