Definition of languid:
moony, worn, wearied, lackadaisical, indistinct, faltering, worn out, feeble, fatigued, unconcerned, purposeless, irresolute, faint, languorous, action, flagging, timid, dreamy, dim, weak, exhausted, unergetic, lethargic, inattentive, indifferent, woolgathering, spiritless, half-hearted, lymphatic, limp, faint-hearted, ill-defined, worn down, spiritless, faded.
- inert (part of speech: adjective)
- dull (part of speech: adjective)
- lethargic (part of speech: adjective)
- motionless (part of speech: adjective)
- weak (part of speech: adjective)
Some of these latter might have been surprised, and possibly a little fluttered, one evening, at seeing a well- dressed young gentleman standing at the gate as they came forth, gazing with languid interest from one face to another, as if he were on the look- out for some one of their number.- "Hand and Ring", Anna Katharine Green.
- "54-40 or Fight", Emerson Hough.
In a little while, five minutes perhaps, she sighed like one awakening from a deep sleep, passed her hand across her forehead and was as she had been, though somewhat languid, as though strength had left her.- "Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed", H. Rider Haggard.