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I hope you haven't been waiting long.
People are living longer nowadays.
Smoking has long been linked to lung cancer.
He wanted to stay as long as he could.
Their relationship didn't last long.
I knew her long before she became famous.
I was born long after my parents got married.
I should have ended the relationship long ago.
The time for negotiations has long since passed.
My parents don't care what job I do as long as I'm happy.
Will you be long, or shall I wait?
I'm just going to the shops – I won't be long.
Dinner won't be long now.
He was greeted with chants of 'Long live the king!'
This is the British English definition of long. View American English definition of long.