languishingly
adverb see languish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Languishingly — Lan guish*ing*ly, adv. In a languishing manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • languishingly — adverb : in a languishing manner drooped her eyelids languishingly …   Useful english dictionary

  • languishingly — See languisher. * * * …   Universalium

  • languishingly — lan·guish·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • languishing — languishingly, adv. /lang gwi shing/, adj. 1. becoming languid, in any way. 2. expressive of languor; indicating tender, sentimental melancholy: a languishing sigh. 3. lingering: a languishing death. [1300 50; ME; see LANGUISH, ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • ἀναμινυρίζει — ἀναμινυρίζω sing languishingly pres ind mp 2nd sg ἀναμινυρίζω sing languishingly pres ind act 3rd sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • languish — intransitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French languiss , stem of languir, from Vulgar Latin *languire, from Latin languēre Date: 14th century 1. a. to be or become feeble, weak, or enervated b. to be or live in a state of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Dartrey Forest — Dartrey Heritage Dartrey Forest, County Monaghan, Ireland was formerly the estate of the Dawson family, who had the title Earl of Dartrey from 1866 to 1933. It is currently managed by Coillte as a commercial forest. The Forest is bordered by a… …   Wikipedia

  • languishing — /ˈlæŋgwɪʃɪŋ/ (say langgwishing) adjective 1. becoming languid, in any way. 2. lingering: a languishing death. 3. expressive of languor; indicating tender, sentimental melancholy: a languishing sigh. –languishingly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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