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    • not in physical motion



    1. Tom remained motionless.
    2. Tom is motionless.
    3. The man lay motionless.
    4. Tom stood motionless, listening carefully.
    5. A cat jumped onto the chair and lay motionless.
    6. He stood motionless, like a pillar of salt.
    7. A dog jumped onto the chair and lay motionless for five minutes.
    8. The tree stands motionless, clothed in twilight, thickly bedecked with dewdrops.
    9. These special characteristics explain its preference for still-hunting (lying motionless beside a seal's breathing hole, waiting for one to surface).
    10. After having caught sight of her, he fell into a huge confusion of thoughts, was motionless and, in one word, turned to stone.
    11. One who not long ago thought he had control over something is suddenly lying motionless in a wooden box, and when everyone around sees that such a person is no longer good for anything, they simply burned him up in an oven.