how to pronounce sedentary

sɛdəntəɹi

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meanings of sedentary

adjective:

  1. Not moving much; sitting around.
  2. Not moving; relatively still; staying in the vicinity.
  3. Inactive; motionless; sluggish; tranquil.
  4. Living in a fixed geographical location; the opposite of nomadic.
  5. Caused by long sitting.

noun:

  1. A sedentary person.