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linger
'lɪŋgər
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Leave slowly and hesitantly.
  2. Take one's time; proceed slowly.
  3. Be about.
  4. Move to and fro.
  5. Remain present although waning or gradually dying.
Hyphenationlin•ger
Part of Speech(动) verb
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逗留dòuliúto stay at; to stop over
消磨xiāomóto wear down; to sap; to whittle away; to while away; to idle away
徘徊páihuáito dither; to hesitate; to pace back and forth; by ext. to hover around; to linger
拖延tuōyánto delay; to put off; to procrastinate
流连忘返liúlián wàng fǎnto linger; to remain enjoying oneself and forget to go home
徜徉chángyángto wander about unhurriedly; to linger; to loiter
盘桓pánhuánto pace; to linger; to stay over; to spiral; to hover
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