Sentence Examples


  • He feels the increasing languor of the time as well as the languor of advancing years, and seeks to encourage younger men to take up the role of lyrical poetry, while he devotes himself to the contemplation of the true art of living.
  • Its execution was the work of a life prolonged through the languor and dissolution following so soon upon the promise of the new era, during which time the past became glorified by contrast with the disheartening aspect of the present.
  • Anger and bitterness had preyed upon me continually for weeks and a deep languor had succeeded this passionate struggle.
  • A languor of motion and speech, resulting from weakness, gave her a distinguished air which inspired respect.
  • In the expression of his face, in his movements, in his walk, scarcely a trace was left of his former affected languor and indolence.

How would you define languor? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus