To better see all uses of the word
languid
in
Great Expectations
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
languid
Used In
Great Expectations
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • He was still a pale young gentleman, and had a certain conquered languor about him in the midst of his spirits and briskness, that did not seem indicative of natural strength.
  • When she left off—and she had not laughed languidly, but with real enjoyment—I said, in my diffident way with her,— "I hope I may suppose that you would not be amused if they did me any harm."

  • There are no more uses of "languid" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • No urging could increase his languid pace.
  • a languid wave of the hand

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading