(देर तक ठहरना / सोच विचार करना)
Stay in a place longer than necessary, typically because of a unwillingness to leave.
Syn- Stay, Wait around, Stop, Hang on, Tarry
E.g-1. She lingered at the art exhibit.
2. The idea lingered in their minds.
3. She has lingering doubts about his ability to do the job.
4. He would rather be killed in a race than die a lingering death in hospital.
5. The heavier particles linger at the base, accumulating negative charges.