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inactive (a):
not active physically or mentally
Samples
illness forced him to live an inactive life.
dreamy and inactive by nature
inactive (a):
not engaged in full-time work
Samples
inactive reserve.
an inactive member
inactive (a):
lacking activity; lying idle or unused
Samples
an inactive mine.
inactive accounts.
inactive machinery
inactive (a):
(pathology) not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly
inactive (a):
lacking in energy or will
Samples
Much benevolence of the passive order may be traced to a disinclination to inflict pain upon oneself
Related Words: passive
inactive (a):
(of e.g. volcanos) not erupting and not extinct
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a dormant volcano
Related Words: dormant
inactive (a):
not exerting influence or change
inactive (s):
not in physical motion
Samples
the inertia of an object at rest
Related Words: motionlessstill
inactive (a):
(military) not involved in military operations
Related Word: nonoperational
inactive (s):
(chemistry) not participating in a chemical reaction; chemically inert
Samples
desired amounts of inactive chlorine
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