inertie

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Dutch[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ɪˈnɛr(t)si/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: in‧er‧tie

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French inertie.

Noun[edit]

inertie f ‎(plural inerties)

  1. inertia
  2. (figuratively) Lack of dynamism or forcefulness.

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin inertia(want of art or skill; inactivity), from iners(inept, slow), itself from in-(not) + ars(art, skill).

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Noun[edit]

inertie f ‎(usually uncountable, plural inerties)

  1. (physics) inertia
  2. (figuratively) lack of dynamism or forcefulness

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