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1. immunity

noun. ['ˌɪˈmjuːnəti, ˌɪˈmjuːnɪti'] the state of not being susceptible.

Synonyms

  • freedom
  • condition
  • exemption
  • status

Antonyms

  • spell
  • birth
  • block
  • recall

Etymology

  • immunitas (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Passive Immunity

  • impunity
  • community

Example sentences of the word passive-immunity


1. Noun Phrase
The effects of passive immunity don't last longer than several weeks.

2. Noun Phrase
Colostrum contains powerful antibodies that give puppies "passive immunity" for the first few weeks of their lives.

3. Noun Phrase
A cat with passive immunity can't replenish its immunity.

4. Noun Phrase
She provides warmth, sustenance and passive immunity through the colostrum in her first milk.

2. immunity

noun. ['ˌɪˈmjuːnəti, ˌɪˈmjuːnɪti'] the quality of being unaffected by something.

Antonyms

  • confine

Etymology

  • immunitas (Latin)

3. immunity

noun. ['ˌɪˈmjuːnəti, ˌɪˈmjuːnɪti'] (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease.

Synonyms

  • innate immunity
  • condition
  • immunogenicity
  • natural immunity
  • acquired immunity
  • status

Antonyms

  • classify
  • inactivity
  • unwire
  • unlock

Etymology

  • immunitas (Latin)

4. immunity

noun. ['ˌɪˈmjuːnəti, ˌɪˈmjuːnɪti'] an act exempting someone.

Synonyms

  • official immunity
  • fix
  • testimonial immunity
  • discharge
  • sovereign immunity
  • exemption
  • granting immunity
  • waiver
  • use immunity

Antonyms

  • enlist
  • hold
  • engage
  • requisition

Etymology

  • immunitas (Latin)

5. passive

adjective. ['ˈpæsɪv'] lacking in energy or will.

Synonyms

  • passivity
  • resistless
  • passiveness
  • supine
  • inactive
  • hands-off

Antonyms

  • activeness
  • resistible
  • erect
  • inactiveness

Etymology

  • passif (French)
  • passivus (Latin)

6. passive

adjective. ['ˈpæsɪv'] peacefully resistant in response to injustice.

Synonyms

  • nonviolent

Antonyms

  • energetic
  • moving

Etymology

  • passif (French)
  • passivus (Latin)

7. passive

noun. ['ˈpæsɪv'] the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is the recipient (not the source) of the action denoted by the verb.

Synonyms

  • voice

Antonyms

  • reactive
  • operational

Etymology

  • passif (French)
  • passivus (Latin)
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