Aggressiveness vs Agitation - What's the difference?

aggressiveness | agitation |

As nouns the difference between aggressiveness and agitation

is that aggressiveness is (uncountable) the state or quality of being aggressive while agitation is .




  • (uncountable) The state or quality of being aggressive.
  • (countable) The result or product of being aggressive.
  • agitation


    (en noun)
  • The act of agitating, or the state of being agitated; the state of being moved with violence, or with irregular action; commotion.
  • After a storm the sea is in agitation .
  • A stirring up or arousing; disturbance of tranquillity; disturbance of mind which shows itself by physical excitement; perturbation.
  • She causes great agitation within me.
  • Excitement of public feeling by discussion, appeals, etc.
  • ''the antislavery agitation
    ''labor agitation
    After this conflict pro-independence agitation temporarily died down.
  • * (rfdate) :
  • Examination or consideration of a subject in controversy, or of a plan proposed for adoption; earnest discussion; debate.
  • * (rfdate) :
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  • Synonyms

    * emotion, commotion, excitement, trepidation, tremor, perturbation


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