Bedeutung von “long” im Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /lɔŋ/

A1 having a large distance from one end to the other:

long hair
long legs
a long dress
→ Opposite short

A1 continuing for a large amount of time:

a long movie
I waited a long time.
→ Opposite short

A2 describes a piece of writing that has a lot of pages or words:

a long book

used when asking for or giving information about the distance or time of something:

It’s about three meters long.
The concert was three hours long.
How long was the skirt?
How long is the movie?

(Definition von “long adjective” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)