Sentence Examples


  • We cannot linger over the details of this plan.
  • Granted, Howie's mother might linger for weeks but she's still his only flesh and blood.
  • He wanted to linger there, feeling her warmth, but she quickly pulled away.
  • But he was allowed to linger in his prison until 1595 when he died, the sight of his wife and children being cruelly refused to the dying man.
  • The introduction of cheap cottons and silk fabrics has dealt a blow to hand-weaving, while aniline dyes are driving out the native vegetable product; but both industries still linger in the rural tracts.