not employed for a salary, fees, or wages; not producing or generating income: Our employee medical plan also covers nonworking spouses.
not involved in or deriving from labor; not engaged in or directed toward work, especially as an employee: What are some of your nonworking activities?
not functioning or operating: a nonworking coffee grinder.

1850–55; non- + working Unabridged
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nonworking (nɒnˈwɜːkɪŋ)
1.  not engaged in payed employment: nonworking mothers
2.  (of machinery, technology, etc) not operating properly or effectively: nonworking telephones

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Example sentences
My landlord recently implied that by sending in a plumber to fix a nonworking
  toilet, she was doing me a favor.
It is also becoming even more common among nonworking spouses, who have
  traditionally taken this role.
Nonworking elderly households spend more on food prepared at home than do
  working elderly households, regardless of income level.
Filing deadlines are not extended when they fall on nonworking days.
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