- Something that is not active, but rather is acted upon.
- (grammar) When the subject of a sentence has an action done to them.
- The form of "A meteorite hit the earth" is "The earth was hit by a meteorite."
- (slang) Remaining neutral or submissive during an event.
- He remained during the protest.
- Italian: passivo
- German: passiv
- Spanish: pasivo
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