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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drawn-out, extended, lengthy, prolonged, protractedadjective

    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"

  2. elongated, extended, lengthened, prolongedadjective

    drawn out or made longer spatially

    "Picasso's elongated Don Quixote"; "lengthened skirts are fashionable this year"; "the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes"; "a prolonged black line across the page"

Wiktionary

  1. prolongedadjective

    lengthy in duration; extended; protracted.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prolonged

    of Prolong

Entomology

  1. Prolonged

    extended or lengthened beyond ordinary limits.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prolonged in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prolonged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of prolonged in a Sentence

  1. Amanda Cohn:

    Immunocompromised people are more likely to get severely ill from Covid-19. They are at higher risk for prolonged SARS-CoV-2 infection and shedding and viral evolution during the infection and treatment, particularly amongst hospitalized patients.

  2. Naomi Allen:

    Although we can not be certain how this relates to immunity, the results suggest that people may be protected against subsequent infection for at least six months following natural infection, more prolonged follow-up will allow us to determine how long such protection is likely to last.

  3. Benoit Coeure:

    Down the road we might find that there are gaps or inconsistencies that would require a prolonged discussion by regulators on how to do it differently, authorities are not going to let any such projects happen before we have answers to our questions and before we have the right regulatory framework.

  4. Astrid Coyne-Jensen:

    Mainly we had flu-like infections, sore throats, fevers, unlike in the summer when we were treating blisters and foot injuries. People are mainly seeking immediate help to relieve symptoms as they are in a hurry, they rarely stop for a prolonged intervention.

  5. Mark Crowther:

    There are some weak risk factors -- for example, airline travel if Alex Spyropoulos fly from Hawaii to Los Angeles, prolonged car trips are risk factors.

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