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Synonyms for stagnate

verb deteriorate by lack of action
  • fester
  • hibernate
  • languish
  • stall
  • stand still
  • constipate
  • decay
  • decline
  • idle
  • putrefy
  • rot
  • rust
  • stand
  • stifle
  • stultify
  • trammel
  • vegetate
  • go to seed
  • lie fallow
  • not move

Antonyms for stagnate

  • build
  • flourish
  • grow
  • help
  • improve
  • strengthen
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to stagnate

drag

verb. move very slowly

dragged

verb. move very slowly

stifle

verb. prevent, restrain

stifled

verb. prevent, restrain

veg out

verb. relax slothfully

vegetate

verb. be very passive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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