lingering Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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lingeringadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈlɪŋ.ɡər.ɪŋ/  us   /-ɡɚ.ɪŋ/
lasting a ​longtime: She gave him a ​long, lingering ​kiss. She says she ​stoppedseeing him, but I still have lingering ​doubts. The ​defeatends any lingering ​hopes she might have had of ​winning the ​championship.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of lingering from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lingering”
in Chinese (Simplified) 持续的,长时间的…
in Turkish uzun süren, uzun süre devam eden…
in Russian непреходящий, длительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 持續的,長時間的…
in Polish nieprzemijający, utrzymujący się…
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