WORD or IDIOM OF THE DAY - 30/01/2021
lin·•ger | \ ˈliŋ-gər \
1 : to be slow in parting or in quitting something
2 : to remain alive although gradually dying
3 : to persist or continue, especially in the mind
4 : to be slow to act; procrastinate
// was seriously ill, but lingered on for several months
// He lingered in settling the estate in order to increase his fees.
// lingering doubts, lingering odors
// The teacher's words lingered in my mind for days.
delay, drag, crawl
dash, fly, hurry, speed
Portuguese: demorar, arrastar-se, perdurar
Spanish: quedarse, perdurar, permanecer
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