languishing

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Present participle of languish
lacking of vigor or spirit
Amorously pensive; as, languishing eyes, or look
{s} languid; weak, drooping; pining, yearning; melancholic
Becoming languid and weak; pining; losing health and strength
languish
To make weak; to weaken, devastate
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To be neglected; to make little progress, be unsuccessful

The case languished for years before coming to trial.

languish
To pine away in longing for something; to have low spirits, especially from lovesickness

He languished without his girlfriend.

languish
To affect a languid air, especially disingenuously

He is an excellent young man, and will suit Harriet exactly: it will be an exactly so, as he says himself; but he does sigh and languish, and study for compliments rather more than I could endure as a principal.

languish
To lose strength and become weak; to be in a state of weakness or sickness
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To live in miserable or disheartening conditions

He languished in prison for years.

languish
{v} to melt, pine, droop, lose strength
languish
{n} a softness of mien
languish
To affect a languid air in order to gain sympathy
languish
To assume an expression of weariness or tender grief, appealing for sympathy
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become feeble; "The prisoner has be languishing for years in the dungeon
languish
To cause to droop or pine
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If something languishes, it is not successful, often because of a lack of effort or because of a lot of difficulties. Without the founder's drive and direction, the company gradually languished
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{i} act of languishing; melancholy gaze, yearning look
languish
lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief; "After her husband died, she just pined away"
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To lose strength and become weak
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To be neglected
languish
To become languid or weak; to lose strength or animation; to be or become dull, feeble or spiritless; to pine away; to wither or fade
languish
To pine away in longing for something
languish
{f} weaken, droop, wither; suffer neglect, suffer hardship; pine away, yearn for, long for
languish
have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
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become feeble; "The prisoner has be languishing for years in the dungeon"
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If someone languishes somewhere, they are forced to remain and suffer in an unpleasant situation. Pollard continues to languish in prison
languishing

    Heceleme

    lan·guish·ing

    Türkçe nasıl söylenir

    länggwîşîng

    Telaffuz

    /ˈlaɴɢgwəsʜəɴɢ/ /ˈlæŋɡwɪʃɪŋ/

    Etimoloji

    [ 'la[ng]-gwish ] (intransitive verb.) 14th century. Middle English, from Middle French languiss-, stem of languir, from Vulgar Latin languire, from Latin languEre.

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