August 2001
Metaphors Dictionary;2001, p13
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Information on the metaphorical use of the word "aggression," in several literary works, is presented. Authors use the word for the act of attacking or becoming offensive and hostile towards someone or something. Former U.S. president Theodore Roosevelt had said that every man who has the power to enjoy during a battle knows that he feels it when the wolf inside his heart begins to rise.


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