Significado de “aggressive” - en el Diccionario Inglés

aggressive en inglés

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uk /əˈɡres.ɪv/ us /əˈɡres.ɪv/
adverb uk /əˈɡres.ɪ us /əˈɡres.ɪ


Small children often behave aggressively.
The company is aggressively pursuing new business opportunities.
They played more aggressively in the second half.

(Definición de aggressive del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

aggressive en inglés americano

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us /əˈɡres·ɪv/

using strong, forceful methods esp. to sell or persuade:

The company mounted an aggressive marketing campaign.
You have to be aggressive if you want to succeed in this business.
adverb us /əˈɡres·ɪv·li/

The company is aggressively pursuing new business opportunities.

(Definición de aggressive del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

aggressive en inglés de negocios

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uk /əˈɡresɪv/ us

done in a very forceful and competitive way in order to gain an advantage:

aggressive marketing/expansion/recruiting Through aggressive marketing in Europe and Asia, the company pulled in an extra $4.5 billion and doubled its share prices.
aggressive campaigns/strategies/tactics Britain’s second largest water company is planning an aggressive campaign to win industrial and business customers from rivals.

forceful, competitive, and determined to win or get what you want:

Many banks have become more aggressive in making loans to boost revenue growth.
The company has been losing market share for five years, primarily to aggressive competitors that have undercut the company on price.

FINANCE used to describe investments that involve some risk or investors that take risks in order to gain the best results:

aggressive funds/investments/trades He moved his money into more aggressive investments, including hedge funds and publicly traded stocks.
aggressive buyers/sellers
adverb /əˈɡresɪvli/

(Definición de aggressive del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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They intend to use some puppets, and display ostriches; it will not be violent or disruptive, and it will certainly not be aggressive.
Similarly, the fight waged by women for the privileges and rights due to them must not degenerate into aggressive and conflict-generating rivalry with men.
Besides discussing the fact that bacteria have become resistant, we might also note that they have, in certain cases, become more aggressive, for example in hospitals.
I am aware, however, that people who have been shown to have collaborated with an aggressive power would be imprisoned in our countries as well.
Secondly, the liberalisation of industrial products and services does not only constitute an aggressive interest on the part of developed countries.
We must speak frankly and on the other hand be far more aggressive in demanding that the inspectors be allowed to take the time they need to complete their work.
Ozone is always an aggressive substance.
Misleading and aggressive advertising is worrying consumers and businesses, and there are some good suggestions in the report to address this.
We have taken an aggressive stance in collecting revenue owed to the government, and already revenues have jumped by over 20%.
Thirdly, and this seems important to me in relation to third countries, a policy which is both aggressive yet fair must be followed.