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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not running in a current or stream.

Usage examples (12)
  • Adjective : a stagnant economy
  • My hopes were quickly dashed, though, as the play's first act played out stagnantly.
  • Garbage confettied the ground, and potholes full of waste water glistened stagnantly.
  • Through the breathless noon in the valleys of Kerak the prisoned air had brooded stagnantly without relief, while the heat sucked the perfume from the flowers. for more
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