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aggressive (part of speech: adjective)
offensive (part of speech: adjective)
- At that moment Miss Brent looked as if she represented all the aggressive virtues in Christendom. - "Patricia Brent, Spinster", Herbert Jenkins.
- There never lived a more modest, less pretentious, less aggressive man than Mark Twain, but there never lived a man who took a more childlike delight in genuine appreciation; and, being childlike, it was only human that he should wish those nearest to him to share his happiness. - "Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens", Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009.
- Yet it was not an aggressive confidence, but rather a calm that sprang from pride- the right kind of pride. - "The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest", Harold Bindloss.