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noun as in lethargy

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With her books, her beach chair and an ice-cream Will has brought her, she’s ready for some glorious languor.

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There was no active disease, indeed, but a general languor and weakness, which foretokened dissolution.

That vast perpetual movement ceases; a sort of drowsiness and languor overspreads it; and it seems weary and about to rest.

The languor which had weighed upon her so long had all of once given way to boisterous activity.

Fifteen months after these memorable words, Bizarre expired of languor and exhaustion.

After spending an hour or two in an atmosphere of this kind, we found ourselves perceptibly affected with languor and dizziness.


On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to languor, such as: inactivity, tiredness, apathy, dullness, fatigue, and idleness.

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