He said it could linger on for a long time unless both sides were willing to make peace.
You'll soon forget the bill, but the memory of the food will linger on.
the tradition seems to linger on
The stereotypes may seem rather weary, but they linger on because, well, because they're still there.
The odour does linger on the breath; it even comes through the pores of the skin but, if we all ate garlic, it wouldn't matter.
she let her eyes linger on him suggestively
Six decades on, few of the legacies of the war and the independence of its former colony linger on.
Women, children and an occasional man linger in doorways to catch the elusive breeze.
We never have a scene linger beyond what is necessary to get the point across.
we are thankful that she didn't linger on and suffer