What is the definition of reflexive?

Definitions for reflexive

  • adjective - referring back to itself
  • adjective - without volition or conscious control; "the automatic shrinking of the pupils of the eye in strong light"; "a reflex knee jerk"; "sneezing is reflexive"
  • noun - a personal pronoun compounded with -self to show the agent's action affects the agent
  • Pronounciation of reflexive

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    Synonyms for reflexive

    self-referent automatic reflex reflexive pronoun

    Antonyms for reflexive

    No antonyms found for reflexive.

    Holonyms for reflexive

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    Hypernyms for reflexive

    personal pronoun

    Hyponyms for reflexive

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    Meronyms for reflexive

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    Sounds like reflexive

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