aggression aggression  /ə ˈɡrɛ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a disposition to behave aggressively
  2. (n) a feeling of hostility that arouses thoughts of attack
  3. (n) violent action that is hostile and usually unprovoked
  4. (n) the act of initiating hostilities
  5. (n) deliberately unfriendly behavior

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. And yet Russian aggression against Georgia is both a matter of urgent moral and strategic importance to the United States of America.
  2. Aggressiondeliberate, willful and systematic aggressionhas unmasked its face to the entire world.
  3. It was Argentinean aggression against the British.

News

  1. NBA Finals tied as Spurs fall to Heat in Game 4

    LeBron James scored 33 points while playing with the aggression and ferocity that everyone expects of the four-time MVP, leading the Miami Heat to a 109-93 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night that evened the NBA Finals at two games apiece. James also had 11 rebounds and four assists and finally got some much-needed help from his struggling All-Star teammates. Spurs scoreboard ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

  2. Wade, LeBron help Heat pull even in Finals

    LeBron James scored 33 points while playing with the aggression and ferocity that everyone expects of the four-time MVP, leading the Heat to a 109-93 victory over the Spurs on Thursday night that evened the NBA Finals at two games apiece.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ESPN

  3. LeBron James finally gets rolling early in Game 4

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — LeBron James scored 24 points while playing with the aggression and ferocity that everyone expects of the four-time MVP, leading the Miami Heat to an 81-76 lead over the San Antonio Spurs after three quarters of Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. It said Cheney, in a phone call on Sunday, told Saakashvili that "Russian aggression must not go unanswered, and that its continuation would have serious consequences for its relations with the United States, as well as the broader international...
    on Aug 10, 2008 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: Times Online

  2. Abbas on Tuesday called on the Israeli government "to halt its aggression so the necessary environment can be created to make negotiations succeed, for us and for them, to reach the shores of peace in 2008."
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: Mahmoud Abbas Source: ABC News

  3. McCain said his rival "was wrong about Iraq and the surge. He was wrong about Russia when they committed aggression against Georgia. And in his short career he does not understand our national security challenges. We don't have time for on the job...
    on Oct 7, 2008 By: John McCain Source: FOXNews

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