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dormant, hibernating, inactive, torpid.
napping, out, somnolent, Resting, taking forty winks, sleeping, slumbering, out of it, in repose, out like a light, sacked out, out cold, catching some zzz's, flaked out, getting shut-eye, in dreamland, on the kip.
indolent, jobless, sleepy, unemployed, Snail-paced, unworking, fallow, idle, inactive, inoperative, latent, lethargic, lifeless, motionless, out of action, out of service, quiescent, sedentary, stationary, still, supine, unmoving, mothballed, on hold, do nothing, draggy, in holding pattern, low key.
abeyant, asleep, comatose, down, fallow, hibernating, inert, inoperative, latent, lethargic, lurking, out of action, passive, potential, quiescent, slack, sluggish, slumbering, smoldering, suspended, torpid, sidelined, on the shelf, closed down, prepatent.
apathetic, catatonic, comatose, idle, immobile, inactive, inanimate, inert, insensible, languid, languorous, lethargic, lifeless, listless, motionless, paralytic, passive, sedentary, sluggard, sluggish, stagnant, static, stationary, still, vegetative, Reposing, unreactive.
laggard, sleepyhead, stretchy, wimpy, hebetudinous, having spring fever, laid back, snoozy.
becalmed, calm, dead, fixed, quiet, sleeping, standing, tranquil, unmoving, Resting, idle, immobile, inactive, inert, languid, motionless, stagnant, static, stationary, still, vegetative.
hypothetical, imaginable, potential, within reach, doable, realizable, snapper, cincher, no sweat, can do.
fainéant, behindhand, slow-moving, easy going, easy-going, asleep on job, asleep on the job, not busy.
asleep, hibernating, inactive, quiescent, torpid.
idle, immobile, in abeyance, inactive, inert, inoperative, latent, suspended.
Examples of usage:
– Stories of New Jersey by Frank Richard Stockton
– The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VI. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
– The Shadow of the East by E. M. Hull
– The Pecan and its Culture by H. Harold Hume
– The School Book of Forestry by Charles Lathrop Pack