In that kind of climate, spectators' passiveness
can be seen as implicit consent, so some clergy said the civility resolution was all the more necessary.
or form, they confine women to the state of passiveness
Conversely, not having sex for a period of a few months causes a significant drop in testosterone levels in both males and females, with the corresponding passiveness
and decrease in aggression.
If I can find a way to get the piano to overcome its passiveness
and get to that kind of stylish aggression, then I'll have a niche.
The sculpture does not stand upright, but is presented as lying down, communicating a passiveness
towards the internal meaning it contains.
All the more effective was Wright's comparison of the Jewish example in Germany and the passiveness
of African Americans in the United States, which heightened the controversial aspect of Bigger's attitude during the patriotic era of the war and post-war years.
Offset that with a paucity of goals, a tendency to react rather than seize the initiative and dominate for 90 minutes, as well as a passiveness
when the opposition are up and at 'em.
Perhaps it can be pieced together with the Negative Capability, that logos of empirical discovery, which Keats also called the "wise passiveness
toward the lure of Beauty.
Kyrgyzstan transferred property to local governments, but municipal land management had remained poor owing to a proliferation of responsible agencies, lack of rule of law, corruption, and passiveness
on the part of local governments.
In the writing center, that passiveness
may be modified; for Gamache, the tutor needs to "value free and critical thought rather than uncritical acceptance, and I encourage active involvement in learning rather than passive compliance" (4).
According to this approach, the main characteristic of primitive conceptual life is the passiveness
in front of nature through asserting that the mind of primitive consists of biological needs, namely and allegorically, it depends on stomach.
If we consider proactiveness as a continuum, passiveness
is at one end of a spectrum and proactiveness is at the other.