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languish

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of languish

  1. to lose bodily strength or vigor <older people, especially, were languishing during the prolonged heat wave> Synonyms decay, droop, emaciate, fade, fail, flag, go, lag, weaken, sag, sink, waste (away), wilt, witherRelated Words break down, wear out; yield; degenerate, deteriorate, rot, run downNear Antonyms convalesce, rally, rebound, recover, recuperate; gain




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to lessen in amount, effect, or force

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