Definition of languorous
1 : producing or tending to produce languor a languorous climate those hot and languorous southern days
2 : full of or characterized by languor a languorous soak in the tub may be a rare respite for most women — Vogue
Examples of languorous in a Sentence
the drummer's languorous playing caused the rest of the band to keep missing the beat
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Elizabeth Colomba, a Martinican painter of languorous black women in lush surroundings, had an intriguing show last year at the Long Gallery in Harlem, but the two examples here are airless and mannered, and too reliant on gold leaf.
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