Functioning and Nonoperating


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Functioning adjective – Being in effective operation.
Usage example: looked for a functioning washing machine, but the few that weren't broken were in use

Nonoperating is an antonym for functioning.
Nearby Words: function, functional, functioned, functionality, functionally
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Nonoperating adjective – Not being in working order.
Usage example: fixed all nonoperating parts

Functioning is an antonym for nonoperating.
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Nonoperating or Functioning. 2016. Accessed September 24, 2021.

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