Synonyms for inoperative

Synonyms for (adj) inoperative

Synonyms: inoperative

Definition: not working or taking effect

Usage: an inoperative law

Similar words: down

Definition: not functioning (temporarily or permanently)

Usage: we can't work because the computer is down

Similar words: dead

Definition: out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown

Usage: a dead telephone line; the motor is dead

Similar words: defunct

Definition: no longer in force or use; inactive

Usage: a defunct law; a defunct organization

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