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Synonyms for stationary
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Wiktionary

  1. stationaryadjective

    Not moving.

    For a few moments, the train remained stationary, before lurching forward along the track.

    Synonyms:
    still, motionless, unmoving, fixed, immobile, stock-still

    Antonyms:
    moving, on the move, in motion

  2. stationaryadjective

    incapable of being moved

    Synonyms:
    unmoveable, immobile

    Antonyms:
    mobile, moveable

  3. stationaryadjective

    unchanging

    Synonyms:
    immutable, changeless, constant, unchanging

    Antonyms:
    changing, mutable, variable

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. stationary

    Synonyms:
    fixed, immovable, motionless, unalterable, quiescent

    Antonyms:
    movable, unfixed, migratory, removable, changeable, alterable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stationaryadjective

    standing still

    "the car remained stationary with the engine running"

    Antonyms:
    unfixed, moving

  2. stationaryadjective

    not capable of being moved

    "stationary machinery"

    Antonyms:
    unfixed, moving

Editors Contribution

  1. non moving

    non moving; intended to be permanent (a location)

    because of the neolithic revolution, people who once depended on hunting and gathering for survival now could live in stationary communities.

    Submitted by lainelle.brazee on October 14, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stationaryadjective

    Synonyms:
    fixed, stable, standing, still, quiescent, motionless, permanent, at rest, at a stand, standing still

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How to use stationary in a sentence?

  1. The Yangon protest leader:

    A carwash operation is throwing molotovs at a moving or stationary vehicle. Whether there is army personnel in it or an empty truck.

  2. Dugald Stewart:

    The faculty of imagination is the great spring of human activity, and the principle source of human improvement. As it delights in presenting to the mind scenes and characters more perfect than those which we are acquainted with, it prevents us from ever being completely satisfied without present condition, or with our past attainments, and engages us continually in the pursuit of some untried enjoyment, or of some ideal excellence. Destroy this faculty, and the condition of man will become as stationary as that of the brutes.

  3. Emily Grabowski:

    The weapon has been very effective against stationary and mobile targets.

  4. Echo Delta:

    Stationary guards are easier to skirt, as for patrolling guards, we need to play hide-and-seek.

  5. Taylor Ward:

    Not only was it one of the strongest on record in the Atlantic basin, but it was stationary -- or nearly stationary -- over the Bahamas for more than 24 hours as a Category 4-5 storm, this made for one of the worst natural disasters in the country's history. The extreme strength devastated the area and the slow movement delayed humanitarian relief from arriving.

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