Definitions of stagnate:
  • verb:   cease to flow; stand without moving
    Example: "Blood stagnates in the capillaries"
  • verb:   cause to stagnate
    Example: "There are marshes that stagnate the waters"
  • verb:   stand still
    Example: "Industry will stagnate if we do not stimulate our economy"
  • verb:   be idle; exist in a changeless situation
    Example: "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"

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