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English definition of “inactive”


adjective uk   /ɪnˈæk.tɪv/ us  
doing nothing: It's bad for your health to be physically inactive. The property market remains largely inactive.Passive and not working
noun [U] uk   /ˌɪn.ækˈtɪv.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
a period of inactivity economic/physical inactivityPassive and not working
(Definition of inactive from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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