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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.
The book is meant to be an alternative to lengthier texts and to be paired with readings in college courses.
To make the books a lengthier lesson rather than a quick read, ask the student WHY YOU made a certain decision.
Kudos, therefore, to Center Theatre Group for giving the company - and Gibbons' fascinating play - a lengthier and more celebratory exhibition.
As a result, Germany will have to revert to traditional, lengthier extradition procedures.
Youth court cases are becoming more complex and lengthier.
It is also an excellent, lengthier complement to Osprey's recently released volume on Sopwith Triplane aces, which is reviewed later in this column.
The list of technical critiques could be much lengthier, but you get the picture.
At the moment, people working in the Old Hall Street and Tithebarn Street areas have a good walk to the existing Paradise Street bus station, and it will be an even lengthier walk to the new bus station.
Judge Alan Taylor, said if he continued to behave in an anti-social way, he could expect lengthier sentences.
Atrial fibrillation is a common complication of cardiac surgery, and one that leads to a lengthier hospital stay and substantially higher health care costs.
That's considerably shorter than Lockheed: Martin's 247 feet-long C5 Galaxy, but much lengthier than the 93-foot C-141 Starlifter and the 100-foot MC-130 Combat Talon.