Synonyms of 'aggression'
in the sense of belligerence
the act or quality of being belligerent or warlike
She could be accused of passion, but never belligerence.
in the sense of campaign
a number of operations aimed at achieving a single objective
The General's campaign against the militia has so far failed.
in the sense of foray
a short raid or incursion
She made her first forays into politics.
in the sense of ill will
He didn't bear anyone any ill will.
in the sense of invasion
the act of invading with armed forces
seven years after the Roman invasion of Britain
in the sense of malevolence
His actions betrayed a rare streak of malevolence.
in the sense of malice
the desire to do harm or cause mischief to others
There was no malice on his part.
in the sense of offensive
an attack or hostile action
The armed forces have launched an offensive to recapture lost ground.
in the sense of onslaught
a violent attack
a military onslaught against the rebels
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Thesaurus for aggression from the Collins English Thesaurus