Definition of coactive in English:

coactive

adjective

  • See coaction

    • ‘Baseball is a good example of a sport that is both coactive and interactive.’
    • ‘Examples of coactive systems include open source software development, wiki communities, social news aggregators, and many others.’
    • ‘The most capable member in a coactive task should not be concerned with compensating for the partner's lower performance because there is no team outcome.’
    • ‘Our company or fellowship ought not to be co-active, but voluntary and free.’
    • ‘Coactive persuasion refers to all communication efforts that emphasize similarities between persuader and the audience.’
    collaborative, collective, communal, combined, common, joint, shared, mutual, united, unified, allied, cross-party, pooled, mass, concerted, coordinated, interactive, unanimous, harmonious
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Pronunciation

coactive

/kəʊˈaktɪv/