Definition of Languishment

1. n. The state of languishing.



Definition of Languishment

1. Noun. The state of languishing. ¹

2. Noun. Tenderness of look or mien; amorous pensiveness. ¹

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Definition of Languishment

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Languishment

languet
languets
languette
languettes
languid
languidly
languidness
languidnesses
languish
languished
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languishers
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languishingly
languishment (current term)
languishments
languishness
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languours
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Literary usage of Languishment

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1. Vital Records of East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 by East Bridgewater (Mass.) (1917)
"Mark, languishment, Jan. 26, 1814, a. 10 m., CRI , wid., apoplexy, May 8, 1811, a. 77, CRI [Mary, [Elisha, s. Mark and Celea, a. 9 m., GRI] -, wid., ..."

2. London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"By that count which lovers books invent, The sphere of Cupid forty years contains ; Which 1 have wasted in long languishment, That seemed the longer for my ..."

3. Music: Devoted to the Art, Science, Technic and Literature of Music (1897)
"... the dank earth weeps at thy languishment, So I at each sad strain will strain a tear, And with deep groans the diapason bear. FRETS. —Rape of Lucrece. ..."

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