|part of speech:
||involving or characterized by sitting or little physical activity.
Computer programming is a sedentary profession.A sedentary lifestyle is conducive to weight gain.
||habitually inactive physically.
I used to be an active person but I've become quite sedentary since my car accident.
- similar words:
||living in a fixed location; not migratory.
||inactive, restful, stationary
||sedentarily (adv.), sedentariness (n.)