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languish
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
languish /'læɳgwiʃ/
  • nội động từ
    • ốm yếu, tiều tuỵ
    • úa tàn, suy giảm, phai nhạt
      • the interest in that has languished: sự hứng thú với cái đó đã phai nhạt đi
    • mòn mỏi đợi chờ, héo hon đi vì mong mỏi
      • to languish for news from someone: mòn mỏi đợi chờ tin ai
Concise Dictionary
languishes|languished|languishing'læŋgwɪʃ
verb
+lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief
+have a desire for something or someone who is not present
+become feeble

Advanced English Dictionary
+ verb [V] (formal)
1 ~ (in sth) to be forced to stay somewhere or suffer sth unpleasant for a long time: She continues to languish in a foreign prison.
2 to become weaker or fail to make progress: Share prices languished at 102p.


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