Spanish translation of “passive”
passive adjective /ˈpӕsiv/
› showing no interest, emotion etc , or not resisting an attack etc
The villagers showed passive resistance to the enemy › (linguistics) of the form of the verb used when the subject receives the action of the verb, for example in the sentence ’The boy was bitten by the dog’.
passively adverb ›
pasivamente, con pasividad
passiveness noun ›
passivity noun ›
passive smoking noun › the fact of breathing in smoke from other people’s cigarettes
the dangers of passive smoking.