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stagnate
used in The Iceman Cometh

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Definition
staying still or not developing
  • There is an atmosphere of oppressive stagnation in the room,
    Act 4 (3% in)
stagnation = dullness (from nothing developing beyond the same old routine)

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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