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long

adjective
 
/lɒŋ/
A1 having a large distance from one end to the other
(空間的に)長い
long hair long legs a long dress →  Opposite short
A1 continuing for a large amount of time
(時間が)長い
a long movie →  Opposite short
A2 describes a piece of writing that has a lot of pages or words
(本などが)長い
a long book
used when asking for or giving information about the distance or time of something
(数量を表す言葉と共に)~の長さの
It’s about three metres long. The concert was three hours long. How long was the skirt? How long is the movie?
be long in the tooth to be old, often too old to do something
年をとっている
He’s a bit long in the tooth to be wearing jeans, don’t you think?
(Definition of long adjective from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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