• Linger Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To spend or pass in a lingering manner; -- with out; as, to linger out ones days on a sick bed.
- (a.) To delay; to loiter; to remain or wait long; to be slow or reluctant in parting or moving; to be slow in deciding; to be in suspense; to hesitate.
- (v. t.) To protract; to draw out.
• Lingeringly Definition & Synonyms
- (adv.) With delay; slowly; tediously.