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linger
British English: /ˈlɪŋɡə/
American English: /ˈlɪŋɡər/

Translation of linger in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (remain, wait)
    verweilen [formal]
    (persist)
    fortbestehen
    (Erkältung, Diskussion, Schmerzen)
    andauern
    (Lied)
    nachklingen
    her scent still lingered in the room
    ihr Duft hing noch im Raum
  • 2 (dwell)linger over or up[on] a subject etc.
    bei einem Thema usw. verweilen
    linger over a meal
    lange beim Essen sitzen

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