Words Like INACTIVE
We have put together a list of words that are similar to INACTIVE.
11 Alternative Words Similar to inactive
8 examples of inactive
matter is, of itself, inactive
an inactive officer
racemic acid is an inactive tartaric acid
after boiling for ten minutes, the enzyme was totally inactive; the methyl analog was inactive as an antibiotic
an inactive member
dreamy and inactive by nature
10 definitions of inactive
Not active; having no power to move; that does not or can not produce results; inert.
Not disposed to action or effort; not diligent or industrious; not busy; idle.
Not exhibiting any action or activity on polarized light; optically inactive; optically neutral; -- said of isomeric forms of certain substances, in distinction from other forms which are optically active.
Lacking biological or biochemical activity; not causing a specific biological or biochemical effect; -- said of substances such as enzymes which have lost their catalytic power, or of small molecules which are tested for some type of biological activity and found to lack that activity.
(chemistry) not participating in a chemical reaction; chemically inert
(military) not involved in military operations
lacking in energy or will
(pathology) not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly
not exerting influence or change
not engaged in full-time work