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To continue for a long time - synonyms or related words



to last for a long time

run on

to continue for longer than expected or planned



to last or continue for a long time

drag on

to continue for longer than you want or think is necessary

grind on

if something boring or unpleasant grinds on, it continues happening for a long period of time

come down

to continue to exist from a long time ago

run over

to continue for longer than planned

see out

if something sees you out, it lasts longer than the time you live

stand the test of time

to continue to be effective, successful, or popular for a long time

take forever

to take much more time than you would like



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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