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Spell check of passive

Correct spelling: passive

Synonyms:
hardened, tough, aloof, apathetic, resigned, uninterested, stationary, unemotional, peaceable, reposing, deictic, neutral, sluggish, idle, resist, numb, unwilling, uncompassionate, passionless, cold, stony, catatonic, unresponsive, detached, feminine, static, forbearing, lethargic, impassive, supine, dormant, tolerant, unfeeling, influenced, nonresistant, passive voice, insouciant, motionless, lukewarm, inert, uncaring, quiet, perfunctory, peaceful, inanimate, objective, disinterested, compound, unsympathetic, insensible, comatose, cold-blooded, affected, submissive, complex, unresisting, cool, acquiescent, sedentary, still, yielding, placid, ruthless, easygoing, blank, unresistant, blunt, patient, insensitive, conditional, hard-boiled, dispassionate, listless, inactive, undemonstrative, hardhearted, declarative, enduring, half-hearted, complaisant, paralytic, latent, impartial, heartless, nonviolent, restrained, immobile, callous, hard, lifeless, tolerating, calm, frequentative, vegetative, resistless, inflected, languid, nonchalant, languorous, stagnant, unconcerned, grammatical, indifferent, receptive, anesthetized, controlled, nonoperational, emotionless.

Antonyms:
froward, unyielding, headstrong, perverse, incompliant, disobedient, proactive, mutinous, active, insurgent, active voice, untoward, contumacious, wrongheaded, contrary, indomitable, uncontrollable, activist, protesting, undisciplined, balky, recalcitrant, resistant, nonconformist, hands-on, rebellious, activistic, wayward, insubordinate, willful, dissident, unmanageable, unruly, refractory, restive, defiant, violent, ungovernable, resisting, intractable.

Examples of usage:

1) Silence, active and passive. - "Life and Writings of Maurice Maeterlinck", Jethro Bithell.

2) Up to this moment he had been passive, he had used his life as an instrument on which others might play. - "Fortitude", Hugh Walpole.

3) But in some place I must change the order of words, and set active for passive and again- ward. - "Early Theories of Translation", Flora Ross Amos.

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