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Synonyms of inertia

Noun


1. inactiveness, inactivity, inertia, trait

usage: a disposition to remain inactive or inert; "he had to overcome his inertia and get back to work"

2. inertia, mechanical phenomenon

usage: (physics) the tendency of a body to maintain its state of rest or uniform motion unless acted upon by an external force

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