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  Words related to stagnate

Related / Similar Words: idle, laze, slug

 

Definition:
  • be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning";
  • cease to flow; stand without moving; "Stagnating waters"; "blood stagnates in the capillaries";
  • cause to stagnate; "There are marshes that stagnate the waters";
  • stand still; "Industry will stagnate if we do not stimulate our economy";

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    Hyponyms: moon, moon around, moon on, ride the bench, warm the bench, daydream, bum, bum around, bum about, arse around, arse about, loaf, frig around, waste one's time, lounge around, loll, loll around, lounge about, lie about, lie around

     

    Derivational Morphology: stagnation, stagnancy, doldrums, sluggard, slug, idler, loafer, do-nothing, layabout, bum, idleness, idling, loafing

     

    Anagrams: sea tang

     

     
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