linger

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linger /ˈlɪŋgɚ/ verb
lingers; lingered; lingering
linger
/ˈlɪŋgɚ/
verb
lingers; lingered; lingering
Learner's definition of LINGER
[no object]
: to stay somewhere beyond the usual or expected time
: to continue to exist as time passes
often + on
: to remain alive while becoming weaker usually + on

— lingerer

/ˈlɪŋgɚrɚ/ noun, plural lingerers [count]

— lingering

/ˈlɪŋgərɪŋ/ adjective

— lingeringly

/ˈlɪŋgərɪŋli/ adverb
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