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If we want to prevent others from your fate, we need to stop being so passive on these issues.Dear Leelah, We Will Fight On For You: A Letter to a Dead Trans Teen|Parker Molloy|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In a rather passive aggressive letter, the House Minority Leader wrote.
These “smart benches” can do more than simply serve as passive producers of electricity.
It turned Web surfers into passive consumers of published content.
More and more, Obama seems like a passive observer of events who dismisses criticism as superficial.
Passive hyperemia occurs most commonly in diseases of the heart and liver and in pregnancy.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
In conversation their minds are apt to remain in a recipient passive state.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
A purely passive defence is not possible for us; it implies losing ground by degrees—and we have not a yard to lose.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
I can find no authority for making it a collective noun, as Bell suggests.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
Whatever his secret care might have been, it was now passive; he was a general favourite, and courted in society.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood