languorous

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From Middle French langoreux

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languorous (comparative more languorous, superlative most languorous)

  1. lacking energy, spirit, liveliness or vitality; languid, lackadaisical
    • 1911, George Sterling, The House of Orchids[1]:
      Warm as a Lesbian valley's afternoon Made langourous with June

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