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Definitions of inactive:
  • adjective:   not in physical motion
  • adjective:   not engaged in military action
  • adjective:   not participating in a chemical reaction
    Example: "Desired amounts of inactive chlorine"
  • adjective:   not active physically or mentally
    Example: "Illness forced him to live an inactive life"
  • adjective:   not engaged in full-time work
    Example: "Inactive reserve"
  • adjective:   lacking activity; lying idle or unused
    Example: "An inactive mine"
  • adjective:   not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly
  • adjective:   not active or exerting influence
  • adjective:   lacking in energy or will
  • adjective:   of e.g. volcanos; temporarily inactive
  • adjective:   of e.g. volcanos; permanently inactive
  • adjective:   temporarily inactive

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