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languid
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The Awakening
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  • The sun was low in the west, and the breeze soft and languorous that came up from the south, charged with the seductive odor of the sea.
  • His eyes gathered in and reflected the light and languor of the summer day.
  • She thought of Madame Ratignolle, but knew that her fair friend did not leave the house, except to take a languid walk around the block with her husband after nightfall.
  • She slept a languorous sleep, interwoven with vanishing dreams.
  • Mrs. Highcamp hung with languid but unaffected interest upon the warm and impetuous volubility of her left-hand neighbor, Victor Lebrun.

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

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