drawn-out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “drawn-out” in the English Dictionary

"drawn-out" in British English

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drawn-outadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌdrɔːnˈaʊt/  us   /ˌdrɑːn-/
lastinglonger than is ​usual or ​necessary: This ​dispute has been a long drawn-out ​affair.
(Definition of drawn-out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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 us   /ˈdrɔnˈɑʊt/
lastinglonger than is ​usual or ​necessary: We had another drawn-out ​discussion after the ​meetingended.
(Definition of drawn-out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drawn-out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 延长的, 持续很久的…
in Turkish uzun, uzayan, fazla zaman alan…
in Russian затянувшийся…
in Chinese (Traditional) 延長的, 持續很久的…
in Polish rozwlekły, przeciągły…
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