Synonyms of 'inaction'
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing
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Idleness is a very bad thing for human nature.
If you have a feeling of inertia, you feel very lazy and unwilling to move or be active.
He resented her inertia and lack of self-direction.
Torpor is the state of being completely inactive mentally or physically, for example because of illness or laziness.
The sick person gradually falls into a torpor.
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Thesaurus for inaction from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you refer to someone's inaction , you disapprove of the fact that they are doing nothing.