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- His wife was shrill, languid, handsome, and horrible.p. 30.7
languid = having little energy
- 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.p. 11.5
languidly = moving slowly in a relaxed manner
There are no more uses of "languid" in The Great Gatsby.
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