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Overview of verb stagnate

The verb stagnate has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. stagnate

(stand still; "Industry will stagnate if we do not stimulate our economy")

2. stagnate

(cause to stagnate; "There are marshes that stagnate the waters")

3. stagnate

(cease to flow; stand without moving; "Stagnating waters"; "blood stagnates in the capillaries")

4. idle, laze, slug, stagnate

(be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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