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reflexive

re·flex·ive

reflexive

 
pronunciation:
rih flek sihv
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of a pronoun, used as an object that refers back to the subject of a sentence, as "himself" in "He admired himself in the mirror".
definition 2: of a verb, able to have a subject and object that are the same person or thing, as "admired" in "He admired himself".
definition 3: involving, or done as, a reflex.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: in grammar, a reflexive pronoun or verb.
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derivations: reflexively (adv.), reflexiveness (n.)