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English Dictionary: languidness by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Languid \Lan"guid\, a. [L. languidus, fr. languere to be faint
      or languid: cf. F. languide. See {Languish}.]
      1. Drooping or flagging from exhaustion; indisposed to
            exertion; without animation; weak; weary; heavy; dull.
            [bd] Languid, powerless limbs. [b8] --Armstrong.
                     Fire their languid souls with Cato's virtue.
      2. Slow in progress; tardy. [bd] No motion so swift or
            languid.[b8] --Bentley.
      3. Promoting or indicating weakness or heaviness; as, a
            languid day.
                     Feebly she laugheth in the languid moon. --Keats.
                     Their idleness, aimless and languid airs. --W.
      Syn: Feeble; weak; faint; sickly; pining; exhausted; weary;
               listless; heavy; dull; heartless. -- {Lan"guid*ly}, adv.
               -- {Lan"guid*ness}, n.
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