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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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Therefore, speed is one of the most important factors for success in the long jump.
Bronze medals went to Gateshead's Zac Haddon in the under-17 long jump (5:96m), Alex Roney in the under-15 60m hurdles (9.
Senior men & masters: Adnan Haq (Bangor University) 800m; Geoff Ward (Wrexham), long jump, high jump; Dave Stokes (Deeside) shot, javelin; Ian Robinson (Wrexham) discus; Osian Jones (Liverpool) hammer.
88m and he began his new competitive campaign last Saturday by winning the long jump for Birchfield Harriers at the British League Division One meeting at Eton with a leap of 7.
Skipper set his long jump PR of 22-10 1/4 in high school but hasn't practiced the event this year.
Her appearance is a tremendous coup for the organisers so close to the Olympics and, while she's the golden girl of the sprints, it's believed that if she can get her sometimes erratic approach correct in the long jump with her natural speed she is capable of an unbelievable winning distance.
Lamar Hill Long Jump, Hurdles Dayton Christian HS Dayton
Joyner-Kersee is the two-time world champion in both the long jump (1987, 1991) and heptathlon (1987, 1993).
Everybody had an enjoyable day, with the pick of the results for the men being Andrew Hart's first place in the 110m hurdles, Chris Waugh's second place in the long jump and triple jump, Hassan Ben-Tiba's third place in the 1500m and Jonny Whiteside's third placed finish in the pole vault.
57) and sprung to third in the long jump (16-5) at the Division 1 state meet before finishing 11th in the 55 and 16th in the long jump at All-States.
Georgia Garner of Colwyn Bay will be one of the favourites for the U20 women's 1500m, while Welsh combined events champion Georgia Bates (Deeside) is entered for the sprint hurdles, high jump and long jump.
83 seconds in the 100m hurdles, a new long jump best of 5.