linger

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
linger

Third-person singular
lingers

Past tense
lingered

Past participle
lingered

Present participle
lingering

  1. (intransitive) If something lingers, it stays or remains in a place or situation.
    The taste of spices lingered in my mouth.