Meaning of agonistic
Pronunciation: (ag"u-nis'tik), [key]
- combative; striving to overcome in argument.
- straining for effect: agonistic humor.
- of or pertaining to ancient Greek athletic contests.
- pertaining to the range of activities associated with aggressive encounters between members of the same species, including threat, attack, appeasement, or retreat.
- agonistic (Thesaurus)