Sedentary Synonyms & Definitions

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• SedentaryDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Accustomed to sit much or long; as, a sedentary man.
  2. (a.) Characterized by, or requiring, much sitting; as, a sedentary employment; a sedentary life.
  3. (a.) Inactive; motionless; sluggish; hence, calm; tranquil.
  4. (a.) Remaining in one place, especially when firmly attached to some object; as, the oyster is a sedentary mollusk; the barnacles are sedentary crustaceans.
  5. (a.) Caused by long sitting.