Die Übersetzung von "long" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adjective /loŋ/

measuring a great distance from one end to the other

a long journey
a long road
She has long legs.

having a great period of time from the first moment to the last

The book took a long time to read
a long conversation
a long delay.

measuring a certain amount in distance or time

de long, durant
The wire is two centimetres long
The television programme was just over an hour long.

away, doing or using something etc for a great period of time

pour longtemps
Will you be long?

reaching to a great distance in space or time

She has a long memory
longways adverb

in the direction of the length

en long(ueur)
The planks had to go into the lorry longways.
long-distance adjective

de fond
long-distance races
a long-distance lorry-driver
a long-distance telephone call.
long-drawn-out adjective

taking a needlessly long time

long-drawn-out discussions.
longhand noun

ordinary writing as opposed to shorthand.

écriture non abrégée
long house

in tribal societies, a long rectangular dwelling shared by several families, especially in south-east Asia and amongst North American Indians.

grande maison
long jump

a sports contest in which people jump as far as possible.

saut en longueur
long-playing record (usually abbreviated to LP)

a record which plays for a long time.

long-range adjective

able to reach a great distance

à longue portée
long-range rockets.

taking into consideration a long period of time

à long terme
a long-range weather forecast.
long-sighted adjective

having difficulty in seeing close objects clearly.

hypermétrope; presbyte
long-sightedness noun

hypermétropie; presbytie
long-suffering adjective

patiently enduring a great deal of trouble.

d’une patience à toute épreuve
I don’t know how his long-suffering wife puts up with him.
long-winded adjective

(of a speaker or his speech) tiresomely long

He delivered a long-winded speech about the economy.
as long as / so long as

provided only that

tant que
As/So long as you’re happy, it doesn’t matter what you do.

while; during the time that

aussi longtemps que
As long as he’s here, I’ll have someone to help me run the business.
before (very) long


avant longtemps
Come in and wait – he’ll be here before long!
in the long run

in the end

en fin de compte
We thought we would save money, but in the long run our spending was about the same as usual.
the long and the short of it

the whole story in a few words

le fin mot de l’histoire
The long and the short of it is that the goods will be delivered tomorrow.
no longer

not now as in the past

(ne) plus
She no longer works here.
This cinema is no longer used.
so long!



(Die Übersetzung von "long" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)