Definitions

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  • n. the state of being inactive
  • n. a disposition to remain inactive or inert

Etymologies

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Examples

  • My big issue is house prices - the root of much that is wrong, not least the inactiveness of the middle-classes in the face of outright treachery.

    Kneel Before the Tree God

  • Newmania said ... the inactiveness of the middle-classes in the face of outright treachery.

    Kneel Before the Tree God

  • The biggest enemy facing us as coloured people is 'self marginalisation' through our inactiveness in decision-making structures and not being involved in struggles to resolve people's concerns.

    The myth of coloured marginalisation

  • Mirsulzhan notices inactiveness of the Kyrgyz blogosphere, but uploads a photo of the Kyrgyzstan's State Flag on the Government's House with the muslims moon and star pictures in its flagpole (KYR).

    neweurasia.net

  • In 1975 I became disillusioned with Marxism and became an anarchist (thanks to Kuwasi Balagoon) due to the inactiveness and ineffectiveness of Marxism in our communities along with repressive bureaucracy that comes with Marxism.

    Anarchist news dot org - News for anarchists and their friends

  • Somehow after 5 years of inactiveness, everything gathered momentum.

    Museum Blogs

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