Words nearby languishment
How to use languishment in a sentence
Sophia's beauty, which derived piquancy from a certain Oriental languishment of manner, was every where the theme of admiration.
In whom can hardness of heart, sloth, rancour, languishment stand before that name?The Mediaeval Mind (Volume I of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
Without health life is only a languishment and an image of death.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais
There is more in disease than the mere pang and languishment.Hypolympia|Edmund Gosse
He seems to have wasted life in discontent, by the rage of neglected pride, and the languishment of unsatisfied desire.The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. in Nine Volumes|Samuel Johnson