languishing definition

  • adjective:
    • lacking of vitality or spirit.
    • Becoming languid and weak; pining; losing health insurance and strength.
    • Amorously pensive; suggesting melancholy.
    • Suffering neglect; ignored.
    • Continuing in a weak or deteriorating state; ongoing.
  • verb:
    • Present participle of languish.
  • others:
    • Expressive of languor; suggesting tender, sentimental feeling: because, a languishing look or sigh.

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