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Translation of "passive" - English-Spanish dictionary

passive

adjective /ˈpӕsiv/
showing no interest, emotion etc , or not resisting an attack etc pasivo 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’. (voz) pasiva passively adverb pasivamente, con pasividad passiveness noun pasividad passivity noun pasividad passive smoking noun the fact of breathing in smoke from other people’s cigarettes Fumador Pasivo the dangers of passive smoking.
(Definition of passive from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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