be sedentary

See: remain, rest, stay
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If you do fall short in these areas, you will be sedentary lifestyles sedentary lifestyles
But someone can do the recommended amount of daily physical activity and still be sedentary.
Only the wealthy could afford to be sedentary, and even they had no TV sets or PlayStations to keep them on the couch for long.
Then he locked the wheel, forcing the rats to be sedentary.
Women were more likely to be sedentary (49 percent) than men (33 percent).