Passiveness; -- opposed to activity.
The tendency of a body to remain in a given state, either of motion or rest, till disturbed by another body; inertia.
The quality or condition of any substance which has no inclination to chemical activity; inactivity.
Property of engineering systems, used in a variety of engineering disciplines, but most commonly found in analog electronics and control systems
Activity, Captivity, Festivity, Nativity, Passivity, Proclivity
|Example Sentence (Quote)|
"A deadly streak of passivity of a kind that sometimes goes with perfectionism." - Wilfrid Sheed