What is the opposite of movement?

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Noun
Opposite of an act of moving
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Opposite of a group working together to advance its shared political, social, or artistic ideas
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Opposite of a special effort exerted towards a particular goal
“Due to the controversy, there was genuine hesitation by the team to release the film to the public.”
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Opposite of a belief that one supports
“Your actions have a sense of purposelessness that I find difficult to swallow.”
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Opposite of the speed with which one walks, runs, or moves
“We walked with a slowness that characterized our lethargy at the time.”
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Opposite of a steady, continuous stream or supply of something
“As a result of the strike, there was a break in the production of European luxury cars.”
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Opposite of activity requiring physical effort, carried out to sustain or improve health and fitness
“Kant argues that we have a duty to nurture our natural talents rather than letting such talents rust by engaging in idleness.”
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Opposite of movement onwards or forwards or towards a specific destination
“The army made its retreat when they realized they were heavily outnumbered.”
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Opposite of the action or process of moving through or forward in time or place
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Opposite of the space in or through which a mechanism can or does move
“She criticized the narrowness of the parking spaces at this key central location.”
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Opposite of something that arouses activity or energy in someone or something
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Opposite of a sustained campaign against an undesirable situation or activity
“The inaction against corruption within the aristocracy has earned widespread condemnation from the plebians.”
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Opposite of a recognized autonomous branch of the Christian Church
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Opposite of the passing or coming into a country for the purpose of permanent residence
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Opposite of displacement
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Opposite of an irregular rising and falling in number or amount
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Opposite of an organized group of people with a particular purpose
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Opposite of an abrupt rough or violent movement
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Opposite of a system or means of conveying people or goods from place to place
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Opposite of the dispersion or spread of any people from their original homeland
“Almost all of the earth's landmass is inhabited, although the temperate zones of the northern hemisphere are where you will find the largest concentration of people.”
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Opposite of spirit of the time
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Opposite of a reference to the occurrence of a change
“It was a nonevent that was ignored by many.”
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Opposite of the general tendency or course of events or opinion
“His rhetoric is the antithesis of what our movement is about.”
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Opposite of the process of coming into prominence
“His fall from grace was quick and decisive following revelations of corruption on his part.”
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Opposite of a sudden involuntary movement caused by shock or surprise
“When the infant produced unreactivity to stimulation, alarm bells started to ring.”
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