Behavior Type: Passive-aggressive behavior
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Passive aggression is the indirect expression of anger by someone who is uncomfortable or unable to express his or her anger or hurt feelings honestly and openly. While someone’s passive aggressive behavior may make you instantly feel like you’re in the middle of a fight, that’s what he or she is trying to avoid.
This chart gives an overview of passive aggressive behavior, from totally passive to aggressive, with two levels of passive aggressive behavior in between.