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longer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. longer, thirster, yearner(adverb)

    a person with a strong desire for something

    "a longer for money"; "a thirster after blood"; "a yearner for knowledge"

  2. longer(adverb)

    for more time

    "can I stay bit longer?"

Wiktionary

  1. longer(Noun)

    One who longs or yearns for something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Longer(noun)

    one who longs for anything

Freebase

  1. Longer

    "Longer" is a song written and recorded by the American singer-songwriter Dan Fogelberg. The song can be found on Fogelberg's 1979 album Phoenix. It was also included on his 1982 greatest hits album as well as various other retrospective and compilation recordings. Fogelberg, who had released more rock-oriented songs throughout the 1970s, jokingly described "Longer" in the liner notes to one of his retrospective albums as "the song that put me on the elevators." He wrote the song while vacationing in Maui, "lounging in a hammock one night and looking up at the stars. It just seems this song was drifting around the universe, saw me, and decided I'd give it a good home." Accompanying Fogelberg's vocals is an acoustic guitar as well as a flugelhorn solo by Jerry Hey. Lyrically, the song compares various events with his emotional attachment to the one he loves.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. longer

    Each row of casks in the hold, athwart. Also, the fore and aft space allotted to a hammock; the longers reckoned similarly to last.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'longer' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2779

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'longer' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1729

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'longer' in Adverbs Frequency: #230

How to pronounce longer?

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

How to say longer in sign language?

  1. longer

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of longer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of longer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of longer in a Sentence

  1. Gita Gopinath:

    This crisis is likely to last longer, and so the needs will go up, even above that number.

  2. Deputy Governor Lynn Patterson:

    Our best guess is that the full adjustment will take longer than two years, our normal forecast horizon.

  3. Ramtha:

    If I could take all your words away and give you but a sparse few, they would be: 'I now know, I am absolute, I am complete, I am God, I am.' If there were no other words but these, you would no longer be limited to this plane.

  4. Arthur Schopenhauer:

    Money is human happiness in the abstract he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money.

  5. Jeroen Dijsselbloem:

    Let's not go into a game of chicken to see who can stick it out longer. We have a joint interest to reach an agreement quickly.

Images & Illustrations of longer

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