Definisi 'passive'
English to English
adjective
1 lacking in energy or will
Example:
• Much benevolence of the passive order may be traced to a disinclination to inflict pain upon oneself
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2 expressing that the subject of the sentence is the patient of the action denoted by the verb
Example:
• academics seem to favor passive sentences
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3 Not active, but acted upon; suffering or receiving impressions or influences; as, they were passive spectators, not actors in the scene.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
4 peacefully resistant in response to injustice
Example:
• passive resistance
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noun
5 the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is the recipient (not the source) of the action denoted by the verb
Example:
• `The ball was thrown by the boy' uses the passive voice
• `The ball was thrown' is an abbreviated passive
source: wordnet30
More Word(s)
passive voice, passiveness, passivity, peaceableness, peacefulness, inactiveness, active, active voice, grammar, voice, hands-off, resistless, supine, unresisting, nonviolent,

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