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languidadjective

 us   /ˈlæŋ·ɡwɪd/
lackingenergy, or causing a ​lack of ​energy or ​enthusiasm: He ​sat on the ​porchenjoying the ​delicious, languid warmth of a ​summerafternoon.
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Translations of “languid”
in Spanish lánguido…
in Vietnamese uể oải…
in Malaysian tidak bermaya…
in Thai เฉื่อยชา…
in French languissant…
in German matt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 慢悠悠的,悠闲自在的…
in Turkish çekici bir eda ile yavaş hareket eden ve konuşan, gevşek, ilgisiz…
in Russian вялый, томный…
in Indonesian lesu…
in Chinese (Traditional) 慢悠悠的,悠閒自在的…
in Polish leniwy, ospały…
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