lingeringly lingeringly


  • (adv) in a slow, leisurely or prolonged way


  1. Let us cue the orchestra as we pan lovingly, lingeringly, over the delights in the tiny containers.
  2. In the gray of the next morning, the Hitchcock cameras dwell lingeringly on jutting, misty cliffs, gently rolling seas, while shrill sea gulls insist that something is amiss.
  3. By way of bugabooing any lingeringly reluctant Senator into voting for the measure, General Zupelli related an extremely tall yarn.
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