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aggro

[ag-roh] /ˈæg roʊ/
noun, British and Australian Informal.
1.
aggressiveness, especially that of an urban youth gang or gang member.
2.
trouble; irritation.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; construed as a shortening of either aggravation or aggression (or aggressive); see -o
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Examples from the web for aggro
  • He looked for something in their faces: crankiness, aggro, badness.
  • aggro aggressive or confrontational behaviour, extreme irritation or exasperation.
British Dictionary definitions for aggro

aggro

/ˈæɡrəʊ/
noun
1.
(Brit, slang) aggressive behaviour, esp by youths in a gang
Word Origin
C20: from aggravation
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Slang definitions & phrases for aggro

ag

modifier

Aggravated or annoyed: He got aggro when the interview took longer than he planned


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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