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lasting for a large amount of time
continuing to exist, be relevant, or have an effect for a long time in the future
continuing to exist or have an effect for a long time
continuing for longer than usual
continuing for a long time
lasting for a long time
continuing for a very long time and likely to continue even longer
for a long period of time
used for saying that a situation will always continue in the future, or will continue for a very long time
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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Free thesaurus definition of existing or continuing for a long time from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.