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Meaning of “the long haul” in the English Dictionary

"the long haul" in British English

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the long haul

a ​period of ​years, ​rather than ​days, ​weeks, or ​months: I ​want to ​invest my ​money for the ​long haul , not just to get ​richquick
(Definition of the long haul from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"the long haul" in American English

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the long haul

a ​period of ​yearsrather than ​days, ​weeks, or ​months: I ​want to ​invest my ​money for the long ​haul, not just to get ​richquick.
(Definition of the long haul from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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