Stagnant

stagnant definition

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stagnant

stag·nant
\ˈstag-nənt\
adjective

Definition:

1. still; not moving

Example Sentences:

1. The stagnant water in his backyard is not moving, and it’s starting to smell.
2. … many people who make their living in academia are reasonably well insulated from financial devastation. For most tenured faculty, the worst they are likely to experience is stagnant pay and deferred retirement. —Andrew Delbanco, New York Review of Books, 14 May 2009

Synonyms:

dormant
idle

Definition in Other Languages:

Chinese: 迟钝的; 停滞的
Spanish: anquilosado; adocenarse
Arabic: تافه;
Hindi: गतिहीन;
Russian: косный; инертный
French: stagnant; stagnant; stagnant
German: ; stagnierend
Japanese: よどみました
korean: 괴어 있는;

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