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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inaction, inactivity, inactiveness(noun)

    the state of being inactive

    Synonyms:
    inactiveness, inertia, inaction

    Antonyms:
    activity, action, activeness

  2. inactiveness, inactivity, inertia(noun)

    a disposition to remain inactive or inert

    "he had to overcome his inertia and get back to work"

    Synonyms:
    inactiveness, inertia, inaction

    Antonyms:
    activity, action, activeness

  3. inactivity(noun)

    being inactive; being less active

    Synonyms:
    inertia, inactiveness, inaction

    Antonyms:
    action, activity, activeness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inactivity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inaction, inertness, laziness, indolence, idleness, sloth, supineness, torpor, torpidity, sluggishness, fabian policy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inactivity(n)

    Synonyms:
    inaction, passivity, inertia, lethargy, dormancy, stagnation, torpor, latency, sloth, fabian policy

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How to use inactivity in a sentence?

  1. Ryszard Kapuściński:

    In a society of little economic development, universal inactivity accompanies universal poverty. You survive not by struggling against nature, or by increasing production, or by relentless labor; instead you survive by expending as little energy as possible, by striving constantly to achieve a state of immobility.

  2. Georges Benjamin:

    We know that ZIP code matters, we know very clearly that things such as educational attainment, access and utilization of things like tobacco, physical inactivity, nutrition, the location of if they have access to things like grocery stores, all those things matter at the county level and at the local level.

  3. Georges Benjamin:

    We know very clearly that things such as educational attainment, access and utilization of things like tobacco, physical inactivity, nutrition, the location of if they have access to things like grocery stores, all those things matter at the county level and at the local level.

  4. Gregory Knell:

    There is not one silver bullet to overcoming the physical inactivity epidemic, our cities, neighborhoods, schools, workplaces, entertainment venues and transportation systems have all been designed to promote physical inactivity.

  5. Gunther Neumayr:

    Walking and hiking are the original forms of motion and should be more recommended by public health campaigns to face this epidemic of inactivity.

Images & Illustrations of inactivity

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