Synonyms of stagnate


1. stagnate, be

usage: stand still; "Industry will stagnate if we do not stimulate our economy"

2. stagnate, change

usage: cause to stagnate; "There are marshes that stagnate the waters"

3. stagnate, be

usage: cease to flow; stand without moving; "Stagnating waters"; "blood stagnates in the capillaries"

4. idle, laze, slug, stagnate

usage: be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning"

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Definition and meaning of stagnate (Dictionary)