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pas·siv·i·ty

 (pă-sĭv′ĭ-tē)
n.
The condition or quality of being passive; inactivity, quiescence, or submissiveness.

pas•siv•i•ty

(pæˈsɪv ɪ ti)

n.
1. Also, pas•sive•ness (ˈpæs ɪv nɪs) the state or condition of being passive.
2. chemical inactivity, esp. the resistance to corrosion of certain metals.
[1650–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.passivity - the trait of remaining inactivepassivity - the trait of remaining inactive; a lack of initiative
inertia, inactiveness, inactivity - a disposition to remain inactive or inert; "he had to overcome his inertia and get back to work"
spiritlessness, numbness, apathy, indifference - the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally
torpidness, torpor, listlessness, torpidity - inactivity resulting from lethargy and lack of vigor or energy
2.passivity - submission to others or to outside influences
submissiveness - the trait of being willing to yield to the will of another person or a superior force etc.
Translations
عَدَم نَشاط، لا مُبالاه
pasivita
passivitet
passzivitás
hlutleysi; aîgerîaleysi
eylemsizlik

passivity

[pæˈsɪvɪti] npassivité f

passive

(ˈpӕsiv) adjective
1. showing no interest, emotion etc, or not resisting an attack etc. The villagers showed passive resistance to the enemy
2. of the form of the verb used when the subject receives the action of the verb. The boy was bitten by the dog.
ˈpassively adverb
ˈpassiveness noun
pasˈsivity noun

pas·siv·i·ty

n. pasividad, estado anormal de dependencia de otros.