English dictionary



Hint: Asterisk (*) is a wildcard. Asterisk substitutes zero or more characters.

English adjective: quiescent

1. quiescent not active or activated


SamplesThe quiescent level of centimeter wave-length solar radiation.


Similarinactive


Antonymsactive

2. quiescent marked by a state of tranquil repose


SamplesThe quiescent melancholy of the town.


Similarquiet


Antonymsunquiet

3. quiescent being quiet or still or inactive


Similardormant, inactive


Antonymsactive

4. quiescent (pathology) causing no symptoms


SamplesA quiescent tumor.


Similarinactive


Domain categorypathology


Antonymsactive









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk