[Word For Today] Dormant

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Today we are gonna learn the word dormant.


1. [adj.] not active or growing now but able to become active or to grow in the future

During the winter the seeds lie dormant in the soil.

Her feelings of affection are dormant but easily awakened.


  • a dormant volcano/animal/company;
  • lie/remain/sit dormant

“Dormancy” is the noun form of “dormant”:

During dormancy the plants must be kept very dry.

So that’s for today’s word “dormant”. It’s pretty easy, right? Try to make as many sentences as possible and share it with everybody in our comments below. See you next time!



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