What is the meaning of inanimate?

adjective

  • Belonging to the class of nouns denoting nonliving things.
    • usage: "the word `car' is inanimate"
  • Not endowed with life.
    • usage: "the inorganic world is inanimate"; "inanimate objects"
  • Appearing dead; not breathing or having no perceptible pulse.
    • usage: "an inanimate body"; "pulseless and dead"
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APAWordNet. (2010). inanimate. Retrieved November 17, 2017, from http://smartdefine.org/inanimate/definitions/1176314
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "inanimate" http://smartdefine.org/inanimate/definitions/1176314 (accessed November 17, 2017).
HarvardWordNet 2010, inanimate, Smart Define, viewed 17 November, 2017, <http://smartdefine.org/inanimate/definitions/1176314>.
MLAWordNet. "inanimate" 23 October 2010. Web. 17 November 2017. <http://smartdefine.org/inanimate/definitions/1176314>
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