Inert
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (a.) Unable to move or act; not reactive with other elements; as, an inert gas will not ignite.

2. (a.) Indisposed to move or act; very slow to act; sluggish; dull; inactive; indolent; lifeless.

3. (a.) Not having or manifesting active properties; not affecting other substances when brought in contact with them; powerless for an expected or desired effect.

Greek
3474. moros -- dull, stupid, foolish
... 3474 (the root of the English terms, "moron, moronic") -- properly, (insipid), flat
("without an edge"); (figuratively) "mentally inert"; dull in understanding ...
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3576. nothros -- sluggish, slothful
... sluggish, remiss, slack. 3576 -- properly, , sluggish (); (figuratively)
because; lazy, inert, listless (lackadaisical). Word Origin ...
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Library

Spiritual Worship
... All matter, of whatever kind it be, is absolutely and totally inert. ... Deprive it of
that fire, and it moves no longer; it is fixed: It is as inert as sand. ...
/.../wesley/sermons on several occasions/sermon 77 spiritual worship.htm

Ancient Chaldaea
... gave birth to them all, mingled their waters in one, reeds which were not united,
rushes which bore no fruit."** Life germinated slowly in this inert mass, in ...
/.../chapter iancient chaldaea.htm

The Holy Soul a More Excellent Temple than any Edifice Built by ...
... Now the images and temples constructed by mechanics are made of inert matter; so
that they too are inert, and material, and profane; and if you perfect the art ...
/.../clement/the stromata or miscellanies/chapter v the holy soul a.htm

The Blessedness of Possessing Nothing
... seriously. It is not to be understood as mere Bible teaching to be stored away
in the mind along with an inert mass of other doctrines. ...
/.../tozer/the pursuit of god/ii the blessedness of possessing.htm

Cadman -- a New Day for Missions
... Their vast inert mass demands vitalization; and the life which is given for the
life of men, the divinest gift of all, is alone sufficient for this regeneration ...
/.../various/the worlds great sermons volume 10/cadman a new day.htm

The Struggle for Life
... perfectly happy. Nature around him, visible and invisible, is as still as
he is, as inert apparently, as unconcerned. Neither molests ...
/.../the lowell lectures on the ascent of man/chapter vi the struggle for.htm

Philosophers had not Succeeded in Discovering God the Uncertainty ...
... and judge thereof. The Epicureans regarded Him as apathetic [806] and inert,
and (so to say) a non-entity. [807] The Stoics believed ...
/.../tertullian/ad nationes/chapter ii philosophers had not succeeded.htm

Three Decisive Steps
... But constant dripping wears away stones; and at last the inert mass, against which
he had battered, began to move, and there arose a general feeling of enquiry ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 37 1891/three decisive steps.htm

James i. 19-21
... He who is inclined to be too inert and passive, to hold his peace when he ought
to speak out boldly, must be exhorted not to give himself thus wholly to silence ...
/.../neander/the epistle of james practically explained/james i 19-21.htm

But if it Seems Difficult for You to Understand This...
... ship require the same artificer, is a matter admitting no doubt; for without the
rudder the whole structure of the ship, that huge body, will be an inert mass. ...
/.../the acts of the disputation with the heresiarch manes/19 but if it seems.htm

Thesaurus
Inert (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (a.) Unable to move or act; not reactive with other
elements; as, an inert gas will not ignite. ...Inert (1 Occurrence). ...
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Dull (16 Occurrences)
... yellow; a dull mirror. 6. (superl.) Heavy; gross; cloggy; insensible;
spiritless; lifeless; inert. 7. (superl.) Furnishing little ...
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Inevitable (2 Occurrences)

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Ineffectual (1 Occurrence)

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Ineffective (3 Occurrences)
... 2 Peter 1:8 for these things being to you and abounding, do make 'you' neither inert
nor unfruitful in regard to the acknowledging of our Lord Jesus Christ ...
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Immortality (6 Occurrences)
... as "life," or worthy to be dignified with the name "immortality." It is state peculiar
to "death" (see DEATH); in most cases, shadowy, inert, feeble, dependent ...
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Immortal (3 Occurrences)
... as "life," or worthy to be dignified with the name "immortality." It is state peculiar
to "death" (see DEATH); in most cases, shadowy, inert, feeble, dependent ...
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Decease (2 Occurrences)
... dead body," and "deceased" in both the King James Version and the Revised Version
(British and American)): The word seems to mean "soft," "inert," but its ...
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Physician (6 Occurrences)
... nothing of human anatomy, their descriptions of diseases are hopelessly crude, and
three-fourths of the hundreds of prescriptions in the papyri are wholly inert...
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Active (4 Occurrences)
... 4. (a.) Given to action; constantly engaged in action; energetic; diligent; busy; --
opposed to dull, sluggish, indolent, or inert; as, an active man of ...
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