lingerer


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Synonyms for lingerer

Synonyms for lingerer

someone who lingers aimlessly in or about a place

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With a mercy that out rides The all of water, an ark For the listener; for the lingerer with a love glides Lower than death and the dark; A vein for the visiting of the past-prayer, pent in prison, The-last-breath penitent spirits--the uttermost mark Our passion-plunged giant risen, The Christ of the Father compassionate, fetched in the storm of his strides.
Dead Man Walking (1995): Sparks fly between prison-visiting nun Susan Sarandon and Death Row lingerer Sean Penn
I might have been tempted to fix a little springboard under the turf, to give the lingerer a sudden shunt, but I have never gotten around to it, as with so many house improvements recommended to my wandering attention.
Nine months after 9/11, you should be able to tell if you are a recoverer or a lingerer.
It is as well the lingerer arranging the next scene.