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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking spirit or liveliness.

Usage examples (38)
  • A solo for Daniel Proietto, the eerie work recalled languorous images of Nijinsky (it was inspired by his drawings and paintings).
  • They went on like that for long, languorous moments.
  • Zorar blinked at her, in her kindly, languorous way.
  • There is the vain and languorous pity of aestheticism. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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