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passive

adjective (BEHAVIOUR) 行为     /ˈpæs.ɪv/ often disapproving
not acting to influence or change a situation; allowing other people to be in control 被动的,消极的;顺从的 He's very passive in the relationship. 他在这一关系中非常被动。 Men have always played an active part in leading worship while women have been confined to more passive roles. 男性在宗教崇拜方面一直起着主导作用,而女性则一直被局限于较被动的角色。 →  See also impassive Passive and not working
passively     /ˈpæs.ɪv.li/ adverb
He tends to wait passively for his boss to tell him what to do. 他往往是消极地等待老板叫他做事。 Passive and not working
(Definition of passive adjective (BEHAVIOUR) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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