Word of the Day – Sedentary

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Sedentary – Word of the Day for IELTS Speaking & Writing

Sedentary: (Adjective) /ˈsɛd(ə)nt(ə)ri/

Meaning:

Spending a lot of time on sitting down, and not moving or exercise very much.

Synonyms:

inactive, sluggish, idle. 

Antonyms:

activated, energetic, moving.

Collocations:

Sedentary lifestyle/job/life. 

Example:

Actually, I don’t like this job too much. I’ve sat down and kept my eyes glued to screen whole day, so it’s definitely a sedentary job.

People become more obese than before due to their sedentary lifestyles.

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