What does passive-aggressive mean?

Definitions for passive-aggressive

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word passive-aggressive.


  1. passive-aggressive(Adjective)

    Showing passive, sometimes obstructionist resistance to following authoritative instructions in interpersonal or occupational situations.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of passive-aggressive in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of passive-aggressive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Images & Illustrations of passive-aggressive

  1. passive-aggressive


Find a translation for the passive-aggressive definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these passive-aggressive definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"passive-aggressive." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 19 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/passive-aggressive>.

Are we missing a good definition for passive-aggressive? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for passive-aggressive:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.