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languish

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈlæŋɡwɪʃ/
to be weak or fail to improve: Traditional industries continue to languish or disappear.
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…
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