Translation of "dormant" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈdɔː.mənt/ us /ˈdɔːr-/

Something that is dormant is not active or growing but has the ability to be active at a later time.

aletargado, inactivo, latente
The long-dormant volcano has recently shown signs of erupting.
These investments have remained dormant for several years.

(Translation of “dormant” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective, noun /ˈdoːmənt/ /ˈdoːmənsi/

not dead but not active

durmiente, inactivo
a dormant volcano.

Hibernación / Inactividad
The dormancy of the seeds is naturally broken by exposure to cold temperature and moisture.

(Translation of “dormantdormancy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)