What does interactive mean?

Definitions for interactive
ˌɪn tərˈæk tɪvin·ter·ac·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. synergistic, interactiveadjective

    used especially of drugs or muscles that work together so the total effect is greater than the sum of the two (or more)

  2. interactional, interactiveadjective

    capable of acting on or influencing each other


  1. interactivenoun

    A feature (as in a museum) that can be interacted with.

  2. interactiveadjective

    Acting with each other.

    Two interactive systems.

  3. interactiveadjective

    Responding to the user.

    Interactive user interface


  1. interactive

    Interactive refers to a process or system that involves two or more entities in active, reciprocal communication or involvement. It often denotes a two-way flow of information or action that involves exchange or engagement and encourages participation. This term can be applied across different scenarios, from technology (like interactive websites or games), teaching methods, media, art, and more.


  1. Interactive

    Interactive is a German electronic music group, founded in 1990. They are best known for their single "Who is Elvis", and their cover version of Alphaville's, "Forever Young".

Editors Contribution

  1. interactive

    A form of fun interaction.

    Interactive education is vital for the motivation to learn.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2020  

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  1. interactive

    Song lyrics by interactive -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by interactive on the Lyrics.com website.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of interactive in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of interactive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of interactive in a Sentence

  1. Robert Routh:

    I don't see more trackers created but do think a deal with Sirius XM as well as Expedia is likely in the works as well as a combination of Liberty Broadband Corp with Liberty Interactive in the future.

  2. Mike Lee:

    I'm a little concerned that the current language inadvertently mandates interactive computer services to do for the government what the government itself is prohibited from doing.

  3. Taryn Rosenkranz:

    I do think New Blue Interactive’s New Blue Interactive and a waste of time for us to kind of try to home in on what’s in people’s grocery carts.

  4. Jeev Trika:

    Customers are far more likely to have a meaningful connection to your brand when they have an interactive platform available, the younger and more tech-savvy demographic in particular will respond more positively to organic user reviews from their peers than they will respond to a Madison-Avenue-generated television commercial.

  5. Maxim Behar:

    We in the PR industry now hold in our hands new tools for announcing news - and those tools are beyond exciting! These new tools are faster, more reliable, and - what probably matters most - they are interactive.

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