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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?
a shirt with long sleeves
She came down to dinner in a long skirt.
It was clear from a very young age that Kylie would go a long way.
The money raised will go a long way towards paying for Freddie's medical treatment.
Technology has come a long way since the days of telegrams.
'How long does it take for a claim to be processed?' 'How long is a piece of string?'
Cutting jobs could be more expensive in the long run if we have to hire freelancers.
'Why was Martin wandering around the streets at 2 o'clock in the morning?' 'It's a long story.'
It's a long shot, but I'll ask her.
They've achieved a lot, but they haven't finished yet – not by a long way.
We should take a long hard look at the way we deal with refugees in this country.
To cut a long story short, we both spent the night in jail.
This is the British English definition of long. View American English definition of long.