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slow (verb)

poke, trudge, plod, retard, hinder, creep, delay, loiter, drag, crawl, dawdle, slow.

remain (verb)

last, stay, endure, prevail, tarry, wait, persist, remain.

Examples of usage:

Nay, it is even better to suffer by the first than to linger to the last. - "Paul Clifford, Volume 7.", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.

Further discourse might perhaps be reserved for others, but he may not linger, having received his own bodily and spiritual medicine. - "The Gospel According to St. Mark", G. A. Chadwick.

He left her trailing off into the reddened reaches of the sage, and she went back to the rock, thinking that in some overlooked hollow, water might linger. - "The Emigrant Trail", Geraldine Bonner.

Similar words:

party liner, ocean liner, cruise liner, ranunculus lingua, Pyrrosia Lingua, Cyclophorus Lingua, silver linden, small-leaved linden, table linen, six-lined racerunner.

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