Synonyms and Antonyms of dormant
- The bears lay dormant in their den during the winter.
- The engine lay dormant in the garage until we found a use for it.
at rest, on the shelf, out of commission
Synonym Discussion of dormant
- a latent desire for success
- their passion had lain dormant
- the disease was quiescent
- a potential disaster
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