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interactive

in·ter·ac·tive

interactive

pronunciation:
In tr aek tIv
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: allowing two-way communication between a computer and a person.
Most computer games are highly interactive.
definition 2: acting or able to act upon one another.
We enjoyed the interactive concert because we could take part in the music making.
Word Parts
The word interactive contains the following parts:
-ive, -ative Latin adjective-forming suffix that means tending to, connected with, or performing
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The suffix -ive , -ative turns Latinate verb bases into adjectives. Many adjectives ending in -ive , -ative have corresponding noun forms ending in -ity (objective , objectivity) or -ion (effusive , effusion).