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synonyms for mothballed

  • dormant
  • dull
  • idle
  • immobile
  • inoperative
  • jobless
  • passive
  • sedentary
  • sluggish
  • static
  • unemployed
  • unused
  • abeyant
  • asleep
  • blah
  • disengaged
  • do-nothing
  • down
  • draggy
  • in holding pattern
  • indolent
  • latent
  • lax
  • lethargic
  • limp
  • low-key
  • motionless
  • on hold
  • ossified
  • out of action
  • out of commission
  • out of service
  • out of work
  • quiescent
  • quiet
  • slack
  • sleepy
  • slothful
  • slow
  • somnolent
  • stable
  • still
  • torpid
  • unoccupied
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antonyms for mothballed

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  • active
  • employed
  • energetic
  • lively
  • mobile
  • moving
  • used
  • busy
  • involved
  • working
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How to use mothballed in a sentence

Standing naked in front of a half-length mirror in a Maine hotel room so dingy and dated it should have come with complimentary mothballs, I marveled at what I had become over the past 2,200 miles.
DID THRU-HIKING THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL RUIN MY BODY?GRAYSON HAVER CURRINJANUARY 25, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
If China does somehow achieve carbon neutrality—whether by, say, mothballing its many coal plants or installing pricey carbon capture systems in them—it would have a huge global impact.
IF CHINA PLANS TO GO CARBON NEUTRAL BY 2060, WHY IS IT BUILDING SO MANY COAL PLANTS?JAMES TEMPLESEPTEMBER 23, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
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