Synonyms of dormancy


1. dormancy, quiescence, quiescency, inaction, inactivity, inactiveness

usage: a state of quiet (but possibly temporary) inaction; "the volcano erupted after centuries of dormancy"

2. quiescence, quiescency, dormancy, sleeping, rest, ease, repose, relaxation

usage: quiet and inactive restfulness

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Definition and meaning of dormancy (Dictionary)