Synonyms for Linger:
n.come down, dillydally, drag on, falter, hang back, hasten, hobble, hurry, idle, lumber, putter, run over, saunter, shuffle, slouch, stagger, totter, trail, traipse, trifle, Shilly-shally, run on, grind on, see out, stand the test of time, take forever. hang on, keep, stand, stay behind. bide, pause. stick around. fast. •linger (noun)
dawdle, footle, hang around, hover, lallygag, loaf, loiter, lollygag, lounge, lurk, mess about, mill about, mill around, tarry.
abide, bear, continue, endure, experience, go on, last, persevere, persist, remain, suffer, tarry, tolerate, undergo, put up with.
•continue, endure (verb)
abide, bide, hang on, last, persist, stand.
•loiter, delay (verb)
crawl, dally, dawdle, dillydally, falter, hang around, hesitate, hobble, idle, lumber, plod, poke, procrastinate, putter, remain, saunter, shuffle, slouch, stagger, stay, stick around, tarry, totter, trail, traipse, trifle, trudge, vacillate, wait.
dally, dilly-dally, filibuster, hesitate, procrastinate, stall, vacillate.
prevail, stay, wait.
crawl, creep, dawdle, delay, drag, hinder, loiter, plod, poke, slow, trudge.
bide, drag on, stick around, grind on, stay behind. trail, run on. pause. see out. run over. come down. keep. stand. •abide
go on, run on.
•Other relevant words:
bide, dally, dillydally, drag on, falter, footle, hang around, hang back, hang on, hobble, hover, idle, keep, lallygag, loaf, lollygag, lounge, lumber, lurk, mess about, mill about, mill around, pause, putter, saunter, shuffle, slouch, stagger, stand, stick around, totter, trail, traipse, trifle, Shilly-shally.