Sentence Examples


  • A desire to appear as fragile and nonthreatening as possible: This hypothesis reflects the idea that female passivity and weakness are attractive to males.
  • By creating reality shows that viewers compulsively tune into, goes Truth-It's argument, the corporations and the government can lull you into passivity.
  • It is only in a state of perfect passivity and repose that the soul can recognize and touch the primeval Being.
  • But little by little he succumbed to his milieu, the atmosphere of false confidence and passivity created around him by Alexeiev.
  • In these cases the activity of one of the gametes, and the passivity of the other, is regarded as evidence of incipient sex.