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Monday, January 31, 2011

Word of the Day

lan·guish

[lang-gwish] Show IPA
–verb (used without object)
1.to be or become weak or feeble; droop; fade.
2.to lose vigor and vitality.
3.to undergo neglect or experience prolonged inactivity; suffer hardship and distress: to languish in prison for ten years.
4.to be subjected to delay or disregard; be ignored: a petition that languished on the warden's desk for a year.
5.to pine with desire or longing.
6.to assume an expression of tender, sentimental melancholy.
–noun
7.the act or state of languishing.
8.a tender, melancholy look or expression.

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