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passive
used in Cujo

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Definition
accepting what happens without trying to take control or reacting strongly
  • He trailed off vaguely, and her feelings of depression — her feelings of sinking —feelings that were so unpleasant and yet so childishly passive, turned to a more active sense of fear.

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