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Correct spelling:
inert

What does the acronym inert stand for?

INERT abbreviation definitions:
–  International Nuclear Emergency Response Team ( citizen group)
–  International Nuclear Emergency Response Team

Synonyms:

adjective
all
neutral, inert, indifferent.
asleep
inert, getting shut-eye, snoring, dreaming, napping, out cold, in dreamland, out*, somnolent, catching some zzz's, Crashed, Resting, on the kip, sleeping, sacked out, taking forty winks, dozing, Reposing, slumbering, conked, hibernating, out of it, out like a light, flaked out, out, comatose, Snoozing, in repose.
dead
deceased, gone, done for, unanimated, boring, deadened, defunct, glazed, gone to reward, cold, frigid, Liquidated, pushing up daisies, senseless, extinct, no more, mortified, bought the farm, late, stale, bloodless, cut off, bereft of life, tasteless, gone to meet maker, anesthetized, callous, stiff, not existing, buried, lukewarm, insensitive, Erased, unfeeling, cadaverous, spiritless, expired, wasted, uninteresting, offed, insipid, out of one's misery, resting in peace, vapid, lifeless, departed, Perished, Numbed, breathless, stagnant, passed away, flat, checked out, wooden.
dormant
prepatent, smoldering, out of action, abeyant, sidelined, fallow, on the shelf, suspended, lethargic, lurking, inoperative, closed down, potential, latent.
dull
depressed, passionless, monotonous, indifferent, routine, accustomed, regular, usual, blah, vacuous, prosaic, without incident, even, sitting tight, colorless, falling off, jejune, unsympathetic, placid, insensible, draggy, yawner, yawn, slow, tight, heavy, Impassible, empty, lumpy, blank, unexciting.
fallow
virgin, untilled, unused, unplanted, unseeded, undeveloped, unplowed, neglected, vacant, uncultivated, unproductive.
gray
leaden.
idle
abandoned, leisured, laid-off, untouched, deserted, barren, out of operation, rusty, redundant, Workless, gathering dust, unoccupied, out of work, dusty, jobless, mothballed, stationary, waste, on the bench, unemployed, void.
inactive
supine, quiescent, fallow.
inanimate
exanimate, mineral, soulless, nonanimal, insensate, nonvegetable, insentient, azoic.
inert
lazy, inanimate, leaden, indolent, immobile, down, paralytic, phlegmatic, inactive, idle, impotent, sedentary, dead, slothful, apathetic, impassive, numb, slack, unmoving, listless, unreactive, catatonic, lifeless, sleepy, unresponsive, languid, slumberous, paralyzed, dormant, stationary, still, comatose, stagnant, torpid, insensible, stolid, sluggard, Reposing, vegetative, static, lethargic, powerless, quiet, quiescent, dull, motionless, passive, asleep, sluggish, languorous.
insensitive
dull.
latent
implied, unrealized, in abeyance, vestigial, between the lines.
lethargic
having spring fever, hebetudinous, stretchy.
motionless
sleeping, dormant, dead, idle, Resting, static, tranquil, motionless, inactive, at a standstill, unmoving, becalmed, still, languid, stationary, at rest, standing, immobile, stagnant, calm, deadlocked, apoplectic, immotile, quiet, vegetative, fixed, stock-still.
nonaligned
non-aligned.
passive
complaisant, unassertive, nonresistant, non-resistant, idle, placid, unresisting, submissive, non-violent, going through motions, inactive, calm, passive, acquiescent, hands off, yielding, walking through it.
slack
behindhand, easy-going, easy going, not busy, not taut.
slow
slowest, snaillike, gradual, slow-going, slow-paced, slow-footed, tortoiselike.
stock-still
stockstill.
stuporous
stuporous.
sullen
sourpussed, pouty, tenebrific.
noun
inert
indifferent, sluggish, torpid, unmoving, neutral, unreactive, nonmoving, inactive.
Examples of usage:
  1. This question, which had so harassed him the other night, left him troubled but inert. – Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans
  2. Then the body will become to the soul what, as we have just seen, the garment was to the body itself- inert matter dumped down upon living energy. – Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic by Henri Bergson
  3. Inert as a log, he was lifted up, dragged away, and finally dropped in a boat. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  4. For a moment the hunter looked at the inert Inspector; then his lip curled, his frost- blackened face reflecting his scorn, as he said: W'ere ees dees missionary, M'sieu? – The Whelps of the Wolf by George Marsh
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