Synonyms for unreactive

Synonyms for (adjective) unreactive

Synonyms: unreactive

Definition: (chemistry) not reacting chemically

Similar words: inactive

Definition: (chemistry) not participating in a chemical reaction; chemically inert

Usage: desired amounts of inactive chlorine


Similar words: indifferent, inert, neutral

Definition: having only a limited ability to react chemically; chemically inactive

Usage: inert matter; an indifferent chemical in a reaction


Similar words: noble

Definition: inert especially toward oxygen

Usage: a noble gas such as helium or neon; noble metals include gold and silver and platinum


Similar words: stable

Definition: not taking part readily in chemical change


Synonyms: unreactive

Definition: not tending to react to stimulation

Similar words: insensitive

Definition: not responsive to physical stimuli

Usage: insensitive to radiation