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stagnate
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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staying still or not developing
  • He was probably accustomed to a sad monotony of life, not so much flowing in a stream, however sluggish, as stagnating in a pool around his feet.
    Chapter 7 — The Guest (85% in)

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