Translation of "passive" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

passive

adjective (BEHAVIOUR) 行為 uk us /ˈpæs.ɪv/ often disapproving

not acting to influence or change a situation; allowing other people to be in control

被動的,消極的;順從的
He's very passive in the relationship. 他在這段關係中非常被動。
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著主導作用,而女性則一直被侷限於較被動的角色。
→ See also impassive
passively uk us /ˈpæs.ɪv.li/ adverb

He tends to wait passively for his boss to tell him what to do. 他往往是消極地等待老闆叫他做事。

(Translation of “passive adjective (BEHAVIOUR)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)