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languish
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The Brothers Karamazov
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languish
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • He’ll carry off Katerina Ivanovna, for whom he is languishing, and pocket her dowry of sixty thousand.
  • I wouldn’t change a dandy I know of for three young Englishmen," observed Marya Kondratyevna tenderly, doubtless accompanying her words with a most languishing glance.

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  • The prisoner languished in the dungeon for years.
  • If you’re worried their conversation will languish, include Kim. She will assure stimulating conversation no matter who is at the table.

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