- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||in a state of inaction or rest; dormant.
We climbed to the top of the quiescent volcano.He was infected with tuberculosis during those years, but it was quiescent.
- similar words:
- asleep, dormant, extinct, inactive, latent, lazy, slack, torpid
||calm, idle, inert, passive, potential, quiet, restful, standing