"the car remained stationary with the engine running"
not capable of being moved
For a few moments, the train remained stationary, before lurching forward along the track.
incapable of being moved
Origin: From stationarius, from statio, ultimately from sto.
not moving; not appearing to move; stable; fixed
not improving or getting worse; not growing wiser, greater, better, more excellent, or the contrary
appearing to be at rest, because moving in the line of vision; not progressive or retrograde, as a planet
one who, or that which, is stationary, as a planet when apparently it has neither progressive nor retrograde motion
Origin: [L. stationarius: cf. F. stationnaire. Cf. Stationer.]
The numerical value of stationary in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of stationary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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- estacionari, immòbilCatalan, Valencian
- inamovible, estacionarioSpanish
- 固定された, 止まっている, 静止した, 変わらないJapanese
- 고정되다, [[멈추다, 변함없다Korean
- постоянный, неподвижный, стационарныйRussian
- hareketsiz, sabit, durağanTurkish
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