FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin passīvus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pa.sif/
  • (file)

NounEdit

passif m (plural passifs)

  1. (grammar) the passive voice
  2. (accounting) liability
    Coordinate term: actif

AdjectiveEdit

passif (feminine passive, masculine plural passifs, feminine plural passives)

  1. passive
  2. (gay slang) bottom
    Antonym: actif

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: pasif

Further readingEdit


NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin passivus.

NounEdit

passif m (plural passifs)

  1. (grammar) passive voice