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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Inactive, sitting.

Usage examples (38)
  • A sedentary life misses the point that our bodies need to move.
  • Forced by illness to lead a sedentary life
  • And as long as we remain sedentary and warm, they’ll stay.
  • I mean it has to be the food and maybe the type of activity (which i would hardly call sedentary .. but tis different). for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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