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 Dictionary entry overview: What does stagnant mean? 

STAGNANT (adjective)
  The adjective STAGNANT has 2 senses:

1. not circulating or flowing
2. not growing or changing; without force or vitality

  Familiarity information: STAGNANT used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

STAGNANT (adjective)

Sense 1stagnant [BACK TO TOP]


Not circulating or flowing


stagnant; dead

Context examples:

dead air / dead water / stagnant water


standing ((of fluids) not moving or flowing)

Sense 2stagnant [BACK TO TOP]


Not growing or changing; without force or vitality


moribund; stagnant


adynamic; undynamic (characterized by an absence of force or forcefulness)

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