Dictionary, Word of the Day WOTD: quiescent June 16, 2016 No Comments quiescent adj. quiescence noun. 1. in a state or period of inactivity or dormancy 2. being at rest; quiet; still; inactive or motionless Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) definitionsdictionarynew wordswordswotd Previous Post Next Post You may also like May 26, 2016 WOTD: piquancy June 2, 2016 WOTD: tropism Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.