Sentence Examples


  • We cannot linger over the details of this plan.
  • Granted, Howie's mother might linger for weeks but she's still his only flesh and blood.
  • He wanted to linger there, feeling her warmth, but she quickly pulled away.
  • Here he imbibed in his earlier years a good measure of the hardy simplicity and strong seriousness which the later Romans attributed to the men of the early republic - characteristics which were supposed to linger in the Sabine land after they had fled from the rest of Italy.
  • But he was allowed to linger in his prison until 1595 when he died, the sight of his wife and children being cruelly refused to the dying man.