To stagnate is to sit still or stop moving.(verb)
See stagnate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < L stagnatus, pp. of stagnare, to stagnate < stagnum, pool, swamp, standing water < IE base *stag-, to trickle, seep > Gr stazein, to drip
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intransitive verb stag·nat·ed, stag·nat·ing, stag·nates
Origin: Latin stāgnāre, stāgnāt-
Origin: , from stāgnum, swamp.
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