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immobile

im·mo·bile

immobile

 
 
pronunciation:
ih mo bl
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not capable of being physically moved.
antonyms:
mobile, movable
similar words:
stationary
definition 2: standing or holding still; not moving; motionless.
The dog was immobile, and I feared it was dead.
antonyms:
mobile, moving
similar words:
stationary, unmoving
derivation: immobility (n.)
Word Parts
The word immobile contains the following parts:
im-2 Latin prefix that means not, without
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The prefix im-2 occurs in Latin loanwords. It is an assimilated form of in-2 used before roots beginning with the letter "m," "p," and "b." See in-2.