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long

(Delayed), adjective continued, day after day, dilatory, dragged out, drawn out, endless, enduring, eternal, forever and a day, hour after hour, interminable, long drawn-out, marathon, overlong, perpetual, protracted, sustained delay, unending delay, without end
Foreign phrases: Longa possession jus parit.Long possessions begets what is right.

long

(Lengthy), adjective boundless, broad, day after day, deep, distant, elongate, elongated, enduring, eternal, expanded, expansive, extended, extensive, faraway, far-off, far-reaching, far-seeing, forever and a day, great, hour after hour, interminable, large, lengthened, limitless, lofty, outstretched, perpetual, remote, spread out, stretched out, stretching, sustained, unending, widespread, without end
Associated concepts: long arm of the law, long term
See also: prolix, protracted, sesquipedalian
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I drew peg 11, which is a longish chuck towards the green, and fished the Method all day at around 70 yards with either boilie or dead red maggot for around 20 fish and 20lb.
s book can appear redundant to the point of being easily reducible to a longish article.
The result is longish boundaries square of the wicket, but short ones down the ground, stuff.
Hikers can make longish loops by adding on the Miwok or Coastal Trails, but it's fun just to climb to sweeping vistas of Mt.
On the other hand, the lawyers and politicians expressed their rightful disgust in the longish procedures of Kaunas prosecutors, which allowed the boiling, for months, of the alleged pedophilia scandal which resulted in the double murder.
Sitting on the tarmac after a longish flight, waiting while the cabin is cleaned and the plane refuelled, is preferable to changing planes and all that entails, but it is still a frustrating business when all you want to do is get to your destination.
And, it seems, continuing to put many bums on seats despite it being a first night in a longish run, and a dull November evening at that.
However, it is more than capable on the open road because the longish 2,367mmwheelbase and wide track gives it good stability.
Choose longish ones and offer to start reading them to, and with, him.
The longish cleaner is fixed on a special aluminium rod.
Loewy, "The Kid From Brooklyn" is a snappy if longish tour through Kaye's life and career.
Author Justin Pettit, a partner at Booz Allen Hamilton with a long background in corporate financial advisory work, has fashioned a longish and complex book, albeit with a carefully thought-out structure, that begs for careful reading.