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What does the acronym inert stand for?
INERT abbreviation definitions:
neutral, inert, indifferent.
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.
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.
prepatent, smoldering, out of action, abeyant, sidelined, fallow, on the shelf, suspended, lethargic, lurking, inoperative, closed down, potential, latent.
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.
virgin, untilled, unused, unplanted, unseeded, undeveloped, unplowed, neglected, vacant, uncultivated, unproductive.
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.
supine, quiescent, fallow.
exanimate, mineral, soulless, nonanimal, insensate, nonvegetable, insentient, azoic.
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.
implied, unrealized, in abeyance, vestigial, between the lines.
having spring fever, hebetudinous, stretchy.
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.
complaisant, unassertive, nonresistant, non-resistant, idle, placid, unresisting, submissive, non-violent, going through motions, inactive, calm, passive, acquiescent, hands off, yielding, walking through it.
behindhand, easy-going, easy going, not busy, not taut.
slowest, snaillike, gradual, slow-going, slow-paced, slow-footed, tortoiselike.
sourpussed, pouty, tenebrific.
indifferent, sluggish, torpid, unmoving, neutral, unreactive, nonmoving, inactive.
Examples of usage:
– LÃ -bas by J. K. Huysmans
– Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic by Henri Bergson
– The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
– The Whelps of the Wolf by George Marsh