Use in a sentence
longer (comparative adjective) · longest (superlative adjective)
- (added to nouns) for the duration of.
longs (plural noun)
- measuring a great distance from end to end.
- lasting or taking a great amount of time.
- relatively great in extent.
- (of odds or a chance) reflecting or representing a low level of probability.
longer (comparative adverb) · longest (superlative adverb)
- a long interval or period.
- a long sound such as a long signal in Morse code or a long vowel or syllable.
longs (third person present) · longed (past tense) · longed (past participle) · longing (present participle)
- for a long time.
- (with reference to the ball in sports) at, to, or over a great distance, or further than expected or intended.
- have a strong wish or desire.
Synonymslengthy, extended, prolonged, extensive, lasting, short, lengthways, lengthwise, prolonged, protracted,
"Long" in Example Sentences
|1.||How to use long in a sentence. Example sentences with the word long. long example sentences. Even the way she wore her hair, with those braids wrapped around the top of her head like a crown and the long shiny blond curls falling around her shoulders and down her back – she wasn't simply beautiful.|
|2.||As long as is an idiom which functions like a conditional conjunction. 1.We use as long as to refer to the intended duration of a plan or idea, most commonly referring to the future. (During the time) Ex. I shall remember this day as long as I liv|
|3.||The Word "Long" in Example Sentences Page 1. 2248856 It was long. CK 1 2249327 It's too long. CK 1 1676698 How long is it? CK 1 2761728 I need a long rope. sharptoothed 1 326556 It is a long story. CK 1 1897746 It won't take long. CK 1 2892047 That's not so long. CK 1 3312936 We don't have long.|
|4.||English words and Examples of Usage use "how long " in a sentence How long will the storm last? Studies show that lovers tend to overlook the current problems in their relationship, and usually make overly optimistic predictions about how long it will last.|
|5.||"Long" He has long legs. She has long hair. It is a long story. Maria has long hair. Maria's hair is long. How long did you stay? How long does it take? How long will it take? It won't take so long. It's been a long time. She lived a long life. Your hair is too long. How long is that bridge? Ten years is a long time. It doesn't take very long. Are you going to stay long? Can she endure a long|
|7.||Use "as long as" in a sentence As long as you won't face the truth, you will cry in vain. Any apartment will do as long as the rent is reasonable. John Lindsay once suggested that there are some politicians who believe that the people of America are ready to support repression as long as it is done with a quiet voice and a business suit.|
|8.||3. The exertion of the long ascent in the steaming heat requires six coolies for every chair. 🔊 4. Her hands were soft and long and somewhat faded, though carefully tended and of good shape. 🔊 5. And the long walks in the great park, which was to her, then, a world of wonderment! 🔊 6.|
|9.||long since definition is - long ago. How to use long since in a sentence. long ago; for a long time… See the full definition. SINCE 1828. Menu. JOIN MWU Gain access to thousands of additional definitions and advanced search features—ad free! Examples of long since in a Sentence.|
|10.||To properly use a dash in an English sentence, start by identifying which dash you should use. Use a longer em dash to join independent clauses with words, like and, but, as, or, and for. Place em dashes around non-essential information or a list in the middle of a sentence, like you would with commas.|
|11.||Examples of long Overdue in a sentence The payment for our insurance is long overdue, and we are going to have to pay an extra fine since we are half a month late. A conversation with my brother is long overdue, as we have not talked to each other in well over a month.|
|12.||long definition is - extending for a considerable distance. How to use long in a sentence. Synonym Discussion of long.|
|13.||How to use long overdue in a sentence Looking for sentences with "long overdue"? Here are some examples. Sentence Examples. But that's the way the cookie crumbles and more than a few fans will feel Montgomery's dropping is long overdue.|
|14.||Sentences with long-suffering in them. University students, teachers, and people looking to increase their knowledge of English may enjoy the contents of this post. The lines of text below use long-suffering in a sentence, and provide visitors a sentence for long-suffering. Also see sentences for: differing, interfering, offering, suffering.|