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Adjective inactive has 12 senses
  1. inactive - not participating in a chemical reaction; "desired amounts of inactive chlorine"
    reactive (indirect, via unreactive)
  2. inactive - not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly
    active, progressive
  3. inactive - not active or exerting influence
    active, activated
  4. extinct, inactive - of e.g. volcanos; permanently inactive; "an extinct volcano"
  5. dormant, inactive - of e.g. volcanos; temporarily inactive; "a dormant volcano"
  6. passive, inactive - lacking in energy or will; "Much benevolence of the passive order may be traced to a disinclination to inflict pain upon oneself"- George Meredith
  7. inactive - lacking activity; lying idle or unused; "an inactive mine"; "inactive accounts"; "inactive machinery"
    active, brisk, bustling, busy, going, in full swing, open
  8. inactive - not engaged in full-time work; "inactive reserve" ; "an inactive member of the department"
    active, activated, on, on duty, on-duty, practicing
  9. inactive - not active physically or mentally; "illness forced him to live an inactive life"; "dreamy and inactive by nature"
    active, about, astir, acrobatic, athletic, gymnastic, agile, nimble, quick, spry, hot, hyperactive, overactive, lively, on the go
  10. inactive, reserve - not engaged in military action
    Antonym: operational (indirect, via nonoperational)
  11. inactive, motionless, static, still - not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest"
    Antonym: moving (indirect, via nonmoving)
  12. abeyant, inactive, in abeyance, suspended - temporarily inactive
    Antonym: expedited (indirect, via delayed)
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