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stagnant
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition
not circulating or flowing
  • Lurking by a stagnant mere, peering in the water as the dark eve fell, I caught him, Gollum.
    2.2 — Book 2 Chapter 2 — The Council of Elrond (45% in)
  • At the day's end they came to a stream that wandered down from the hills to lose itself in the stagnant marshland, and they went up along its banks while the light lasted.
    1.11 — Book 1 Chapter 11 — A Knife in the Dark (43% in)
  • It was green and stagnant, thrust out like a slimy arm towards the enclosing hills.
    2.4 — Book 2 Chapter 4 — A Journey in the Dark (32% in)

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