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It's a long time since I saw Rachel.
There was a long pause before he spoke.
Many people face a long wait for surgery.
I haven't spoken to him for a long while.
He has a long history of mental illness.
a woman with long blonde hair
There was a long queue outside the bank.
We walked into a long narrow hall.
It's the longest tunnel in Europe.
The room was 3 metres long.
How long do you think the table is?
This is the British English definition of long. View American English definition of long.
the process of giving freedom and rights to someone