Definitions For Inactive


  • Not active physically or mentally
  • Not engaged in full-time work
  • Lacking activity; lying idle or unused
  • (pathology) not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly
  • Lacking in energy or will
  • (of e.g. volcanos) not erupting and not extinct
  • Not exerting influence or change
  • (military) not involved in military operations


  • Not in physical motion
  • (chemistry) not participating in a chemical reaction; chemically inert

Is Inactive a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Inactive is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Inactive in a Sentence

  • Inactive people suffer higher rates of heart disease.
  • It's easiest to catch snakes early in the morning, while they're still cold and inactive

Synonyms for Inactive

Antonyms for Inactive

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