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lengthy

(Prolix), adjective digressive, discursive, garrulous, long-winded, loquacious, talky, verbose

lengthy

(Prolonged), adjective elongated, extensive, far-reaching, gaunt, lengthened, made to last, prosy, rangy, sesquipedalian, spare, sustained

lengthy

(Tedious), adjective accented, boring, diffuse, drawn-out, elongated, endless, errant, interminable, long-spun, roving, spun out, wearisome, wordy
See also: prolix, protracted, sesquipedalian
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This is surely going to improve our stamina to stay on the courts for lengthier contests," said Squash player Farhan Mehboob.
What what could have been a lengthier process as experienced earlier in Manama Post Office turned out to be a smooth affair.
Medical device recalls occur at comparable rates in Europe and the United States, despite a typically lengthier review process by the U.
Suarez accepted Ajax's ban, but now faces a lengthier spell on the sidelines after the KNVB's disciplinary committee decided to come down hard on the player for what they deemed to be a "violent act".
Entries range in length from 1,000 to 4,000 words (the lengthier articles are "overview" entries)--a total of 367 entries presented in alphabetical arrangement.
The length of time the babies lived gradually increased between 1993 and 2007 reflecting lengthier and more active treatment such as resuscitation and surgery.
FRENCH club Nice failed to live up to their name last week when they reacted with fury to a lengthier ban for star player Mamadou Bagayoko.
A little nervy, perhaps, with more oomph and lengthier songs, they'll be a group worth keeping an eye on.
There is to be no revamped railway station, merely a swankier shopping, commercial and residential cosmetic edifice above, which will do little or nothing to practically benefit the long beleaguered rail-user by permitting of lengthier and more frequent services.
He came through his appearance at Nor thampton without much reaction, but a lengthier run-out at Blackburn left him feeling tender.
The rejection makes it more likely that Cadbury will now look to de-merge the beverages arm, which analysts regard as an lesser option because it is a lengthier process which could divert the company's management away from the core confectionery business, said the Financial Times.
The book is meant to be an alternative to lengthier texts and to be paired with readings in college courses.