Meaning of Lingering



English: Lingering
Bangla: দীর্ঘস্থায়ী, প্রলম্বিত, ধীর, দীর্ঘ, লম্বা, মন্থর
Hindi: सुस्त, आलसी
Type: Adjective / বিশেষণ / विशेषण
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Definition: 1

to remain or stay on in a place longer than is usual or expected, as if from reluctance to leave: We lingered awhile after the party.

Definition: 2

to remain alive; continue or persist, although gradually dying, ceasing, disappearing, etc.: She lingered a few months after the heart attack. Such practices still linger among the older natives.

Definition: 3

to dwell in contemplation, thought, or enjoyment: to linger over the beauty of a painting.

Definition: 4

to be tardy in action; delay; dawdle: to linger in discharging one's duties.

Definition: 5

to walk slowly; saunter along.