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adjective     languid pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    very slow and relaxed

    He lifted his hand in a languid fashion and pushed back his blond curls.

  2. 2
    a languid occasion or period of time is relaxed and pleasant

    a languid evening

  3. 3
    literary someone who is languid is weak or ill

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