What does lengthy mean?

Definitions for lengthy
ˈlɛŋk θi, ˈlɛŋ-, ˈlɛn-lengthy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drawn-out, extended, lengthy, prolonged, protracted(adj)

    relatively long in duration; tediously protracted

    "a drawn-out argument"; "an extended discussion"; "a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law"; "a prolonged and bitter struggle"; "protracted negotiations"

Wiktionary

  1. lengthy(Adjective)

    long and overextended, especially in time rather than dimension

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lengthy

    having length; rather long or too long; prolix; not brief; -- said chiefly of discourses, writings, and the like

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lengthy' in Adjectives Frequency: #926

How to pronounce lengthy?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say lengthy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lengthy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lengthy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of lengthy in a Sentence

  1. Kimiko Tanaka:

    The reality of a lengthy detention is nothing but a human rights violation.

  2. Mitch McConnell:

    My hope is that it will be a shorter process rather than a lengthy process.

  3. Andr Maurois:

    The first recipe for happiness is Avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.

  4. Publilius Syrus:

    We must give lengthy deliberation to what has to be decided once and for all.

  5. Murray McCully:

    It's the start of a lengthy process to try to stamp out such insidious activity.

Images & Illustrations of lengthy

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