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synonyms for inactivity

  • lethargy
  • sluggishness
  • stagnation
  • dawdling
  • dormancy
  • droning
  • hibernation
  • idleness
  • indolence
  • inertia
  • inertness
  • leisure
  • loafing
  • shiftlessness
  • sloth
  • slothfulness
  • slouch
  • slowness
  • stupor
  • torpidity
  • torpor
  • trifling
  • truancy
  • unemployment
  • dilly-dallying
  • goof-off time
  • inoperativeness
  • joblessness
  • laze
  • lazing
  • loitering
  • otiosity
  • own sweet time
  • pottering
  • time on one's hands
  • time to burn
  • time to kill
  • time-wasting
  • vegetating
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antonyms for inactivity

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  • energy
  • vigor
  • employment
  • work
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How to use inactivity in a sentence

Running back Travis Homer also is inactive for the Seahawks.
KYLER MURRAY RUNS OUT OF MIRACLES AS SEAHAWKS HANG ON TO TAKE OVER FIRST PLACE IN NFC WESTMARK MASKENOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Of the people who got sick, 90 had received an inactive placebo.
MODERNA VACCINE FOR COVID-19 APPEARS NEARLY 95 PERCENT EFFECTIVEERIN GARCIA DE JESUSNOVEMBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
They were without quarterback Sam Darnold, who was on the inactive list because of a shoulder injury.
THE PATRIOTS’ SEASON ISN’T FIXED, BUT AT LEAST THEY AVOIDED LOSING TO THE JETSMARK MASKENOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Dwayne Haskins, Washington’s first-round draft pick in 2019, was inactive Sunday for the fifth straight week.
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This searchable database shows information about active and inactive ad campaigns being run on Facebook, including the amount spent as well as the ages, genders, and locations of people who end up seeing an ad.
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Sinovac’s vaccine relies on an inactive version of the novel coronavirus to teach human immune systems to recognize and destroy the real thing.
BRAZIL’S JAIR BOLSONARO UNDERCUTS THE CHINESE COVID VACCINE HIS COUNTRY IS BETTING ONCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTEROCTOBER 22, 2020FORTUNE
On glass and polymer banknotes—the smooth, wax-like notes used in Australia and other countries— it took 6 days for 90% of the virus sample to become inactive at 20°C.
COVID-19 CAN SURVIVE UP TO 28 DAYS ON PHONE SCREENS AND MONEY, NEW RESEARCH SHOWSEAMONBARRETTOCTOBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
Sometimes, election officials clean up their voter rolls to remove inactive voters and those who may have died or moved.
YOUR GUIDE TO VOTING IN ILLINOISBY PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 8, 2020PROPUBLICA
The players, meanwhile — 53 on a team, 32 teams, plus injured and inactive players, so roughly 2,000 people — they are the labor.
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He’d said earlier in the week that the players should never have come to Orlando in the first place, and then he was listed as inactive for the game.
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WORDS RELATED TO INACTIVITY

  • discontinuation
  • dormancy
  • inactivity
  • intermission
  • latency
  • postponement
  • quiescence
  • recess
  • remission
  • suspension
  • temporarily deferred
  • waiting
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