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Turkish translation of “languish”

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languish

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈlæŋɡwɪʃ/ formal
languish at/in, etc sth to stay in an unpleasant or difficult situation for a long time
çile çekmek, sürünmek, zorda kalmak
to languish in jailBecoming and making less strong
Translations of “languish”
in Spanish languidecer, consumirse…
in French (se)languir…
in German ermatten…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受苦,經歷苦難,受煎熬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受苦,经历苦难,受煎熬…
(Definition of languish from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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