Turkish soldiers sat by their vehicles in the twilight languidly chatting or cooking.
Without moving hand or foot, she just languidly lifted her eyelids, and looked around upon the dim darkness.
"I don't think much of that sort of judging," said Mrs. Bright, languidly.
Miss Meredith received it languidly, read it, then sat up indignantly.
“I thought it was the unexpected that happens,” Hungerford drawled, languidly.
Elfride swallowed her feelings as she best could, and languidly though flatly asked a question.
Macloud watched him, languidly, behind his cigar smoke, and made no comment.
Harland Slack sank upon the sofa, and languidly watched the Doctor turn up the gas.
“I like good horses round the place,” Clavering said languidly.
The ladies with the cushion looked at me languidly as I passed them, and then returned to a perusal of their paper.
1590s, from Middle French languide (16c.) and directly from Latin languidus "faint, listless," from languere "be weak or faint," from PIE root *(s)leg- "to be slack" (see lax). Related: Languidly; languidness.