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languish

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  • verbdroop; become dull, listless
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Synonyms for languish

verb droop; become dull, listless
  • deteriorate
  • dwindle
  • fail
  • faint
  • rot
  • suffer
  • weaken
  • wither
  • brood
  • decline
  • desire
  • despond
  • ebb
  • fade
  • fag
  • flag
  • grieve
  • hanker
  • hunger
  • long
  • pine
  • repine
  • sicken
  • sigh
  • snivel
  • sorrow
  • tucker
  • waste
  • wilt
  • yearn
  • be disregarded
  • be neglected
  • conk out
  • die on vine
  • fag out
  • fizzle out
  • go soft
  • go to pieces
  • knock out
  • waste away

Antonyms for languish

  • build
  • develop
  • grow
  • be happy
  • delight
  • despise
  • dislike
  • hate
  • improve
  • increase
  • rise
  • strengthen
  • flourish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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