Word:

Linger

Lin´ger   Pronunciation: lĭņ´gẽr
v. i.1.To delay; to loiter; to remain or wait long; to be slow or reluctant in parting or moving; to be slow in deciding; to be in suspense; to hesitate.
[imp. & p. p. Lingered (lĭņ"gẽrd); p. pr. & vb. n. Lingering.]
v. t.1.To protract; to draw out.
2.To spend or pass in a lingering manner; - with out; as, to linger out one's days on a sick bed.
Verb1.linger - remain present although waning or gradually dying; "Her perfume lingered on"
2.linger - be about; "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?"
3.linger - leave slowly and hesitantly
Synonyms: tarry
4.linger - take one's time; proceed slowly
Synonyms: dawdle
Antonyms:
belt along, bucket along, cannonball along, hie, hotfoot, pelt along, race, rush, rush along, speed, hasten - step on it; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"
5.linger - move to and fro; "The shy student lingered in the corner"
Synonyms: hover
abide, amble, await, bide the issue, carry on, cease not, continue, crawl, creep, dally, diddle, dillydally, dither, doodle, drag, drag along, drag on, drift, dwell on, elaborate, endure, fall behind, falter, flag, get behind, go along, go on, goof off, halt, hang about, hang around, hang back, hang on, harp on, hold everything, hold on, hold steady, hold your horses, idle, jog on, keep going, keep on, labor, lag, linger behind, linger on, lollygag, mark time, mope, mosey, muck, never cease, pause, persevere, persist, piddle, poke, procrastinate, put off, run on, shilly-shally, sit tight, sit up, slog on, stagger on, stay on, stay up, stick around, straggle, stroll, survive, take time, tarry, temporize, trail, trail behind, wait a minute, wait and see, waste time, wear on
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