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languid
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David Copperfield
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  • Mrs. Micawber put on her brown gloves, and assumed a genteel languor.
  • Mr. Jack Maldon shook hands with me; but not very warmly, I believed; and with an air of languid patronage, at which I secretly took great umbrage.
  • But his languor altogether was quite a wonderful sight; except when he addressed himself to his cousin Annie.
  • Besides which, she is so charmingly ugly,’ relapsing into languor.
  • The languid stillness of the place was only broken by the chirping of this fire and by the voice of one of the Doctors, who was wandering slowly through a perfect library of evidence, and stopping to put up, from time to time, at little roadside inns of argument on the journey.

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

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