Aggressiveness vs Bellicosity - What's the difference?

aggressiveness | bellicosity |


As nouns the difference between aggressiveness and bellicosity

is that aggressiveness is the state or quality of being aggressive while bellicosity is the characteristic of being bellicose.

aggressiveness

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (uncountable) The state or quality of being aggressive.
  • (countable) The result or product of being aggressive.
  • bellicosity

    English

    Noun

    (bellicosities)
  • The characteristic of being bellicose.
  • * 29 February 2012 , Aidan Foster-Carter, BBC News North Korea: The denuclearisation dance resumes [http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17213948]
  • The timing is intriguing too. Before this news North Korea was all bellicosity and bluster.

    Synonyms

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