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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) inactive

Synonyms: inactive Definition: not active physically or mentally Usage: illness forced him to live an inactive life; dreamy and inactive by nature

Hypernyms: desk-bound, deskbound Definition: restricted to working in an office rather than in an active physical capacity

Hypernyms: dormant, abeyant Definition: inactive but capable of becoming active Usage: her feelings of affection are dormant but easily awakened

Hypernyms: hypoactive, underactive Definition: abnormally inactive

Hypernyms: torpid, inert, soggy, sluggish Definition: slow and apathetic Usage: she was fat and inert; a sluggish worker; a mind grown torpid in old age

Hypernyms: sedentary Definition: requiring sitting or little activity Usage: forced by illness to lead a sedentary life

Synonyms: inactive Definition: not engaged in full-time work Usage: inactive reserve; an inactive member

Hypernyms: off Definition: not performing or scheduled for duties Usage: He's off every Tuesday

Hypernyms: retired Definition: no longer active in your work or profession

Synonyms: inactive Definition: lacking activity; lying idle or unused Usage: an inactive mine; inactive accounts; inactive machinery

Hypernyms: dark Definition: not giving performances; closed Usage: the theater is dark on Mondays

Hypernyms: dead Definition: devoid of activity Usage: this is a dead town; nothing ever happens here

Hypernyms: dull, slow, sluggish Definition: (of business) not active or brisk Usage: business is dull (or slow); a sluggish market

Hypernyms: idle, unused Definition: not in active use Usage: the machinery sat idle during the strike; idle hands

Hypernyms: strikebound Definition: closed or immobilized by a strike Usage: a strikebound airline

Synonyms: inactive Definition: (pathology) not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly

Hypernyms: dead-end Definition: lacking opportunities for development or advancement Usage: stuck in a dead-end job

Hypernyms: flat Definition: commercially inactive Usage: flat sales for the month; prices remained flat; a flat market

Hypernyms: indolent Definition: (of tumors, e.g.) slow to heal or develop and usually painless Usage: an indolent ulcer; leprosy is an indolent infectious disease

Hypernyms: latent Definition: (pathology) not presently active Usage: latent infection; latent diabetes

Hypernyms: quiescent Definition: (pathology) causing no symptoms Usage: a quiescent tumor

Synonyms: inactive, passive Definition: lacking in energy or will Usage: Much benevolence of the passive order may be traced to a disinclination to inflict pain upon oneself- George Meredith

Hypernyms: hands-off Definition: not involving participation or intervention Usage: a hands-off foreign policy

Hypernyms: resistless, unresisting, supine Definition: offering no resistance Usage: resistless hostages; No other colony showed such supine, selfish helplessness in allowing her own border citizens to be mercilessly harried- Theodore Roosevelt

Synonyms: inactive, dormant Definition: (of e.g. volcanos) not erupting and not extinct Usage: a dormant volcano

Hypernyms: quiescent Definition: being quiet or still or inactive

Synonyms: inactive Definition: not exerting influence or change

Hypernyms: quiescent Definition: not active or activated Usage: the quiescent level of centimeter wave-length solar radiation

Synonyms: motionless, inactive, static, still Definition: not in physical motion Usage: the inertia of an object at rest

Hypernyms: unmoving, nonmoving Definition: not in motion

Synonyms: inactive Definition: (chemistry) not participating in a chemical reaction; chemically inert Usage: desired amounts of inactive chlorine

Hypernyms: unreactive Definition: (chemistry) not reacting chemically