What is the opposite of activity?

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Noun
Opposite of a state of busy or vigorous action or movement
“A break in the countryside, amid beauty and serenity, will revive flagging city spirits.”
Noun
Opposite of the state or characteristic of being full of life, exuberance or energy
“The dullness of the show was so overwhelming, that we had to leave early to preserve our sanity.”
Noun
Opposite of something done as an action or movement
“The organization only engages in inactivity and one wonders why they even exist.”
Noun
Opposite of something done for pleasure or entertainment
“Accounting is a profession I engage in during the weekdays.”
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Opposite of characterized by energy or liveliness
Noun
Opposite of the function assumed or part played by a person or thing in a particular situation
“Most users click the introduction link, further validating the uselessness of flash screens.”
Noun
Opposite of an activity of a specified kind, especially a recreational or sporting one
Noun
Opposite of a pleasant or amusing pastime or activity
Noun
Opposite of a feeling of great enthusiasm and eagerness
“My complete disinterest in the sport doesn't mean I'm ignorant of the importance it bears in the character building of some men.”
Noun
Opposite of the mechanics of a movement or action
“There was a significant degree of inflexibility in his movements, and the coach knew then and there that he would never make it as an athlete.”
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Opposite of the property of being nimble or agile in physique or movement
Noun
(mass noun) Opposite of something done to achieve an aim
“The issue will not rectify itself with this much inaction!”
Noun
Opposite of an event or occurrence, especially one that is noteworthy
Noun
(manufacturing) Opposite of a set of procedures used to produce a product
“The disorganization in the stages of manufacture led to an inferior product.”
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Opposite of a state of constant movement or fluctuation
“Daniel said that the center had given him support and emotional stability through hard times.”
Noun
Opposite of an incident or event
Noun
Opposite of the activity for which a person or thing is employed to perform
“I go kite-boarding as part of my recreation and entertainment.”
Noun
Opposite of the effort (typically significant) put into a task
“He manufactures catchy guitar riffs with ease, and blends them with off-beat lyrics.”
Noun
Opposite of a measure or action, especially one of a series taken for a given purpose or goal
Noun
(of a person) Opposite of the quality of being energetic and ambitious
“He was a man of leisure who barely knew the meaning of hard work.”
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