Learn & Improve Your English


Languish


    Author:     Member Level: Gold    Points: 3 (Rs 3)

Languish is to grow weak or feeble.

Languish is a verb.

Synonyms: fail, hunger, decline, deteriorate, dwindle, weaken, wilt, wither, wane, waste, ebb, sicken.

Antonyms: bloom, thrive, prosper, flourish.


Sample Usage

Mr.Sai's languid performance in the race left him in the last place.

Mr.Ravi languished for weeks after his disappointing failure in the examination.

Everyone expected to see her languishing for months after the bitter divorce, but she seemed to be thriving and celebrating her new life.


Next Resource: Meaning of Motif
Previous Resource: Rebuke

Return to Index

Post New English Language Resource


Related Resources


Awards & Gifts
Top Contributors
TodayLast 7 Daysmore...

 
ISC Technologies, Kochi - India. © All Rights Reserved.