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languor

view main entry for languornoun [singular/uncountable]  /ˈlæŋɡər/
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derived words

languorous

adjective

languorously

adverb
languorously adverbCalm and relaxed: calm, relaxed, cool, composed, nonchalant, laid-back, at ease, easygoing, at one with, chilled

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