EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

inter- +‎ active

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ɪntɚˈæktɪv/
  • Rhymes: -æktɪv
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AdjectiveEdit

interactive (comparative more interactive, superlative most interactive)

  1. Interacting with or communicating with and reacting to each other; influencing or having an effect on each other; acting or capable of acting on each other or with the other.
    interactive teaching methods
    two interactive systems
  2. (computer science) Responding to the user.
    interactive user interface

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NounEdit

interactive (plural interactives)

  1. A feature (as in a museum) that can be interacted with.
    • 2009 June 26, Laurel Graeber, “Spare Times: For Children”, in New York Times[1]:
      The show includes computer interactives, animation, models and live parakeets (for an exercise in species identification).

FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

interactive

  1. feminine singular of interactif