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assaultive (adjective), more assaultive, most assaultive
1. Tending or likely to begin hostilities: The psychologists, Dr. Black and Dr. Smith, determined that assaultive people often have abusive parents.
2. Someone who is extremely aggressive or forcefully assertive: Gary had a loud and assaultive style of playing that sometimes made the other players cautious.
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