What is the opposite of moving?

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Adjective
Opposite of in motion
Adjective
Opposite of producing strong emotion, especially sadness or sympathy
Adjective
Opposite of providing inspiration
“We can barely remember what Joe was talking about during his largely uninspiring speech.”
Adjective
Opposite of arousing pity, especially through vulnerability or sadness
Adjective
Opposite of of having great influence
“We would end up an impotent and uninfluential nation, just one voice among the many.”
Adjective
Opposite of of or full of expression
Adjective
Opposite of redolent or reminiscent
Adjective
Opposite of the condition of being alive
Adjective
Opposite of producing powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind
Adjective
Opposite of having a strong effect upon the emotions, inclining one to sadness or pity
Adjective
Opposite of eliciting cosy feelings of tenderness and sympathy
Adjective
Opposite of causing cheerfulness
Adjective
Opposite of characterized by constant change, activity, or progress
“It was just a static website, providing basic information on the company's services.”
Adjective
Opposite of unable to rest or relax as a result of anxiety or boredom
Adjective
Opposite of fluent or persuasive in speaking or writing
Adjective
Opposite of being in effective operation
“The rides have become inoperative since its closure in the early 2000s.”
Adjective
Opposite of not settled permanently; fluctuating or variable
Adjective
Opposite of having an imaginative or sensitively emotional style of expression
Adjective
Opposite of tending to migrate or having migrated
Adjective
Opposite of of, or relating to an elegy
Adjective
Opposite of able to persuade
Adjective
Opposite of in transit
Adjective
Opposite of going in
Adjective
Opposite of aesthetically pleasing
Adjective
Opposite of full of sorrow
Adjective
Opposite of capable of being transported
Adjective
Opposite of sympathetic
Adjective
Opposite of dynamic
Adjective
Opposite of serving to lift one's spirits
“She listened to the depressing song and immediately felt worse.”
Adjective
Opposite of having or imbued with supernatural powers, attributes or qualities
“It's your average, run-of-the-mill marble mead composition notebook.”
Adjective
Opposite of having, or characterized by, a generous nature
“The narcissist was known for his selfish acts of self-aggrandizement.”
Noun
Opposite of the ability to move from place to place, or the act of doing so
Noun
Opposite of an act of moving something or someone to another place or position
Noun
Opposite of the action or process of moving through or past somewhere on the way from one place to another
Noun
Opposite of an act of moving or going through a given point
“The convoys would have to come to a halt to undergo stringent checks before proceeding.”
Noun
Opposite of the action of taking away or abolishing something unwanted
Noun
Opposite of movement of a person or persons out of a country or national region, for the purpose of permanent relocation of residence
Noun
Opposite of a system or means of conveying people or goods from place to place
Verb
Opposite of to be triggering enthusiasm or eagerness
“The movie's plot was terrible and was boring us to death.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to leave or exit
“They are always fashionably late, and when they arrive, it will be obvious.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to go from one place to another
“I will stay and keep a lookout for anything unusual.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to get to a location by any means of motion
“Please stand still for a moment while I take your measurements.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to physically change the way something is as opposed to its original state
“Travelers are advised not to handle bags that do not belong to them and to leave them where they are.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to manually take and carry something and change its position or location
“He was able to anchor the sculpture on the podium, but it wasn't without its challenges.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to rouse to strong feeling or action
“His temper on the court does nothing but discourage support from the spectators.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to change, progress, or develop in a specified way
“He said problems of competitiveness would also severely constrain the small industry sector, which he feared would stagnate.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to take action
“It's discouraging to see him idle about rather than do something about his unemployment.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to change one's place of residence or work
“I don't understand why we have to uproot ourselves when we can just stay here.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to propose for discussion and resolution at a meeting or legislative assembly
“Some dieticians disadvise the consumption of processed foods.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to spend most of one's time with a specified social group
“Disenchanted members made the easy decision to dissociate themselves from the cult-like institution.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to change, progress, or develop in a specified way
“He wasn't particularly ambitious and was happy to remain in his current position at the company.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to change one's views
“I will maintain my position on his innocence irrespective of incriminating evidence against him.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to cause something to function with motion
“If you need to stop the car while ascending a slope, pull on the handbrakes.”
Prepositional phrase
Opposite of in the process of moving from one place or job to another
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