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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “lingering”

lingering

adjective [before noun]     /ˈlɪŋ.ɡər.ɪŋ/ US  /-ɡɚ.ɪŋ/
lasting a long time
持續的,長時間的
She gave him a long, lingering kiss.
她給了他一個長長的吻。
She's says she's stopped seeing him, but I still have lingering doubts.
她說她已經不再和他見面了,但我依然心存疑慮。
The defeat ends any lingering hopes she might have had of winning the championship.
此次失利令她渴求的冠軍夢想徹底破滅了。
Lasting for a long time
lingeringly     /ˈlɪŋ.ɡər.ɪŋ.li/ US  /-ɡɚ.ɪŋ.li/ adverb Slow and moving slowly
(Definition of lingering adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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