Both Uses of
The Great Gatsby
- 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..5languidly = moving slowly in a relaxed manner
- His wife was shrill, languid, handsome, and horrible.
p. 30..7 *languid = having little energy
(languid) lacking energy or relaxed or moving slowly