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Inoperative

Antonyms for inoperative:

live, operative.

Synonyms for inoperative:

Sense 2

harmless, inert, broken, inactive.

Sense 3

idle.

Sense 4

down.

incapable

unable.

potential

latent.

unserviceable

useless.

Other synonyms and related words:

inert, useless, kaput, inoperable, latent, dormant, malfunctioning, unsuccessful, nonbinding, bad, void, null and void, nonoperating, nugatory, inactive, harmless, nonfunctional, idle, unused, off, nonfunctioning, null, broken, fallow, nonvalid, unable.

dead (adjective)

inoperable.

defunct (adjective)

kaput.

inactive (adjective)

dormant.

ineffectual (adjective)

broken, void.

useless (adjective)

nonfunctional.

Sense 2 (noun)

inactive, inert, idle.

ineffectual (noun)

broken, void.

inoperative (noun)

defunct, down, dead.

defeated (verb)

unsuccessful.

Usage examples for inoperative:

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