Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "Dormant" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 11 crossword solutions for Dormant.

We most recently saw this clue in Irish Independent - Simple.

We deem Dormant to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 11 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • Irish Independent - Simple - Friday, 14 May 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Wednesday, 21 Apr 2021
  • The Mirror Classic - Monday, 8 Mar 2021
  • The Guardian Quick - Friday, 29 Jan 2021
  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Friday, 13 Nov 2020
  • The Guardian Quick - Saturday, 19 Sep 2020
  • The Daily Mail Quick - Wednesday, 20 May 2020
  • Irish Times Simplex Crossword - Friday, 27 Mar 2020
  • The Daily Mail Quick - Wednesday, 18 Dec 2019
  • The Guardian Quick - Wednesday, 15 May 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Thursday, 20 Dec 2018
  • The Daily Mail Quick - Saturday, 8 Dec 2018

Crossword Answers

4 letters

Not in active use; "the machinery sat idle during the strike"; "idle hands"

5 letters

Having only a limited ability to react chemically; chemically inactive; "inert matter"; "an indifferent chemical in a reaction"

6 letters

(pathology) not presently active; "latent infection"; "latent diabetes"

In a state of sleep; "were all asleep when the phone rang"; "fell asleep at the wheel"

In a condition of biological rest or suspended animation; "dormant buds"; "a hibernating bear"; "torpid frogs"

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7 letters

Inactive but capable of becoming active; "her feelings of affection are dormant but easily awakened"

8 letters

Not active physically or mentally; "illness forced him to live an inactive life"; "dreamy and inactive by nature"

Quiet and inactive restfulness

9 letters

Marked by a state of tranquil repose; "the quiescent melancholy of the town"

11 letters

In a condition of biological rest or suspended animation; "dormant buds"; "a hibernating bear"; "torpid frogs"


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