What is the opposite of acute?

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Opposite of penetrating in perception or insight
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Opposite of in urgent need of immediate attention
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Opposite of significant or extreme in degree or intensity
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Opposite of sensitive or keen
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Opposite of having a sharp end or point
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Opposite of short, quick, brief
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Opposite of showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters, sometimes with guile
“He beat me down on the price. He got a bargain from a naive schoolboy and I still resent him now for that.”
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(of a situation or problem) Opposite of having a high likelihood of becoming dire or turning into a crisis
“The patient has stabilized and is now safe.”
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Opposite of significant or extreme in degree or intensity
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Opposite of being alert or on top of things by paying close attention
“Some studies showed that refined sugar and food additives made children hyperactive and inattentive.”
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Opposite of requiring immediate or vigilant action or attention
“Anxieties regarding respectability were often concealed by seemingly trivial complaints over children, gardens or noise.”
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Opposite of deft, dexterous, or skillful, especially with one's hands
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Opposite of requiring immediate attention
“Once the baby was in a settled state, we were able to leave the room.”
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Opposite of having or showing great perception or insight
“The surgeon reported that he would have temporarily impaired motor skills due to the accident.”
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(of a sound or note) Opposite of having a frequency at the upper end of the auditory range
“Michael did not suggest that his nose surgery would affect his ability to sing bass notes.”
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(of a situation) Opposite of dangerously insecure or unstable
“After a panicky few minutes, her cardiac status is now stable.”
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(slang, dated) Opposite of mentally sharp
“Are they seriously suggesting the public is gullible enough to be so easily hoodwinked?”
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Opposite of fully developed
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Opposite of of a serious or important nature or consequence
“Listening to his intonation as he discusses his films, it's hard to tell if he's being facetious or if he's dead serious about what he's saying.”
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Opposite of very serious or severe
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Opposite of happening or coming immediately
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