Sentence Examples


  • If you miss a meal or find yourself languishing by mid-afternoon, a healthy snack can be just the ticket to raise your blood sugar and restore your energy and concentration.
  • If you dream of languishing in a sun-drenched extension of your home, consider building a sunroom.
  • The native industries are inconsiderable, and many of them are in a languishing condition.
  • Finally, all idea of the divine vanished, and the artists merely presented her as the type of a beautiful woman, with oval face, full of grace and charm, languishing eyes, and laughing mouth, which replaced the dignified severity and repose of the older forms. The most famous of her statues in ancient times was that at Cnidus, the work of Praxiteles, which was imitated on the coins of that town, and subsequently reproduced in various copies, such as the Vatican and Munich.
  • Had prosecuted with all his energies; which alone could revive the languishing reputation of the papacy, exercised on him by the French king Philip the Fair.