confident and direct in dealing with othersan assertive style of management
confident, , ,
In time he became more confident and relaxed.
a man of very decided opinions
forward, , ,
She is very forward and confident.
a very competitive and aggressive executive
Firm decisive action will be taken to end the incident.
His response was immediate and emphatic.
pushy (informal), ,
a confident and pushy individual
His dogmatic style deflects opposition.
They are not domineering parents.
an arrogant and overbearing man
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in the sense of aggressive
forceful or determineda very competitive and aggressive executive
in the sense of decided
strong and definitea man of very decided opinions
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