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I like to linger over breakfast and read the newspapers.
Many students lingered after class.
She let her eyes linger on him.
The smell of fish lingered in the kitchen.
His face lingered in her memory.
Doubts still linger about his honesty.
This is the American English definition of linger. View British English definition of linger.
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