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Career ContextPlay
Use 'stagnate' to describe a lack of progress in jobs or skills. SlideWithout new challenges, your abilities might stagnate.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
'Stagnate' often implies dissatisfaction or a need for change. SlideShe felt her creativity stagnate in a monotonous routine.
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Business UsagePlay
In business contexts, 'stagnate' suggests a company is not thriving. SlideThe firm's profits began to stagnate after the recession.