Meaning of 凝滞

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níng zhì (Trad.: 凝滯)
to stagnate; to congeal; (fig.) to stop still; to freeze
Related Words
Synonym: 停滞 呆滞
Antonyms: 灵活 流动 结巴
Example Sentences
Every day I wish I could freeze time and make the next two weeks go more slowly.
Consider the China pride and stagnant self-complacency of mankind.
But what has made this molecular clock so useful for forensic anthropologists over the past quarter-century is the fact that it stops dead when someone dies.
The flow of village life is not too rapid, neither is it stagnant.
No moon means we can't work out the density of the planet, so the whole thing grinds to a halt.