What does the word languor mean?

Usage examples for languor

  1. Then, still more slowly, the exquisite bloom faded from the lovely face, a weary languor shone in the dark- blue eyes, the crimson lips lost their color. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  2. The languor it produced was almost insupportable, and she longed for the green woods, and the pure air, and a sight of running waters. – Dawn by Mrs. Harriet A. Adams