Synonyms for lingerˈlɪŋ gər
remain present although waning or gradually dying
loiter, lounge, footle, lollygag, loaf, lallygag, hang around, mess about, tarry, linger, lurk, mill about, mill around(verb)
loll around, loaf, bushwhack, bum about, hover, arse about, lounge around, mill around, frig around, arse around, mess about, lurk, bum around, lounge, waylay, loiter, loll, mill about, bum, mill, hang around, lollygag, skulk, lallygag, footle, tarry, ambuscade, linger, lie in wait, scupper, ambush, lounge about, dawdle, waste one's time
leave slowly and hesitantly
take one's time; proceed slowly
move to and fro
loaf, mess about, mill around, levitate, hover, loiter, lallygag, linger, footle, bulk large, dawdle, oscillate, hang around, lollygag, mill about, tarry, vacillate, loom, vibrate, brood, lounge, lurk
linger(verb)To stay or remain in a place or situation, especially as if unwilling to depart or not easily able to do so.
linger(verb)To remain alive or existent although still proceeding toward death or extinction; to die gradually.
linger(verb)To consider or contemplate for a period of time; to engage in analytical thinking or discussion.
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