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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a slow, leisurely or prolonged way.

Usage examples (37)
  • Her voice was swift, yet ever the last words fell lingeringly
  • Cassowary "-- he pronounced the word lingeringly as though to prolong his pleasure in it --" real name doesn't matter.
  • "It -- it isn't Burke," the words came lingeringly.
  • And that night Truedale had kissed Lynda lingeringly. for more
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