Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "Inactive" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 15 crossword solutions for Inactive.

We most recently saw this clue in Evening Standard Quick Crossword.

We deem Inactive to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 15 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Tuesday, 26 Oct 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Friday, 27 Aug 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Wednesday, 4 Aug 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Monday, 5 Jul 2021
  • The Guardian Quick - Saturday, 3 Jul 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Wednesday, 23 Jun 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Sunday, 2 May 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Tuesday, 6 Apr 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Sunday, 14 Mar 2021
  • USA Today - Monday, 8 Mar 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021

Crossword Answers

4 letters

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

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5 letters

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

(poetic) tranquil silence; "the still of the night"

6 letters

A crackling or hissing noise caused by electrical interference

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

7 letters

(of e.g. volcanos) not erupting and not extinct ; "a dormant volcano"

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

Expressing that the subject of the sentence is the patient of the action denoted by the verb; "academics seem to favor passive sentences"

8 letters

Securely fixed in place; "the post was still firm after being hit by the car"

9 letters

Requiring sitting or little activity; "forced by illness to lead a sedentary life"

Lying down; in a position of comfort or rest

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

10 letters

Not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest"

14 letters

(military) not involved in military operations


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