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languor

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of languor

  1. 1 physical or mental inertness <the beach was packed with sunbathers wallowing in the languor brought on by a scorching summer day> Synonyms hebetude, lethargy, lassitude, listlessness, stupor, torporRelated Words boredom, indifference; malaise; laziness; fatigue, sleepiness; narcosis; idleness, inactionNear Antonyms eagerness, enthusiasm, keenness, spiritedness; ambition, enterpriseAntonyms vigor, vim, vitality, vivacity

  2. 2 the quality or state of lacking physical strength or vigor <the tropical heat sapped our strength, leaving us in a state of unaccustomed languor> Synonyms asthenia, debilitation, debility, delicacy, enervation, enfeeblement, faintness, feebleness, fragility, frailness, frailty, infirmity, languidness, weakness, listlessness, lowness, wimpinessRelated Words decay, decrepitude; breakdown, collapse, prostration; exhaustion, fatigue, lassitude, weariness; defenselessness, helplessness, impotence, impuissance, powerlessness; effeteness, softness, tenderness; disablement, incapacitation, invalidism; damage, harm, hurt, impairment, injuryNear Antonyms energy, vitality; brawniness, fitness, heftiness, huskiness, lustiness, muscularity, virility; hardness, ruggedness, stoutness, sturdiness, toughness; health, healthiness, soundness, wellnessAntonyms hardihood, hardiness, robustness, strength, vigor




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