Synonyms of linger in English:

linger

verb

  • 1 the crowd lingered for a long time
    wait around, stay, remain, wait, stay put; loiter, dawdle, dally, take one's time
    informal stick around, hang around, hang on
    archaic tarry
    [Antonyms] leave
  • 2 the infection can linger for many years
    persist, continue, remain, stay, endure, carry on, last, keep on/up
    [Antonyms] vanish disappear
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    Pronunciation: ˈhjuːbrɪs
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