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languid
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The Great Gatsby
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  • His wife was shrill, languid, handsome, and horrible.
  • Slenderly, languidly, their hands set lightly on their hips, the two young women preceded us out onto a rosy-colored porch, open toward the sunset, where four candles flickered on the table in the diminished wind.

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  • No urging could increase his languid pace.
  • a languid wave of the hand

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