Usage examples for Lingered

  1. There had been something in his tones that lingered in the Phantom's ears after he had gone. – The Gray Phantom's Return by Herman Landon
  2. Perturbed, yet interested by all the mystery and vague horror which he could divine around him, Pierre made no haste to write his address, but lingered listening, as if inviting confidence. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  3. Mrs. Adair lingered until Ethne was out of ear- shot. – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason