Definitions for inactivity
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inaction, inactivity, inactiveness(noun)
the state of being inactive
inactiveness, inactivity, inertia(noun)
a disposition to remain inactive or inert
"he had to overcome his inertia and get back to work"
being inactive; being less active
The quality of being inactive; idleness; passiveness.
the state or quality of being inactive; inertness; as, the inactivity of matter
idleness; habitual indisposition to action or exertion; want of energy; sluggishness
Origin: [Cf. F. inactivit.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Walking and hiking are the original forms of motion and should be more recommended by public health campaigns to face this epidemic of inactivity.
In a society of little economic development, universal inactivity accompanies universal poverty. You survive not by struggling against nature, or by increasing production, or by relentless labor; instead you survive by expending as little energy as possible, by striving constantly to achieve a state of immobility.
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