His whole life was indeed one continued illness, but in this part of it his pain and languor had greatly increased.
Anger and bitterness had preyed upon me continually for weeks and a deep languor had succeeded this passionate struggle.
Louise, who concealed great cleverness and a strong will under an appearance of languor and a rather childish beauty (Evelyn the diarist speaks of her "baby face"), yielded only when she had already established a strong hold on the king's affections and character.
A languor of motion and speech, resulting from weakness, gave her a distinguished air which inspired respect.
Being strongly in favour of peace, Pelham carried on the war with languor and indifferent success, but the country, wearied of the interminable struggle, was disposed to acquiesce in his foreign policy almost without a murmur.