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Turkish translation of “long-winded”

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long-winded

adjective
 
 
/ˌlɒŋˈwɪndɪd/
If what someone says or writes is long-winded, it is boring because it is too long.
bitmek tükenmek bilmeyen, uzun uzadıya sürüp giden
a long-winded explanation Tedious and uninspiringTalking too much
Translations of “long-winded”
in Korean 장황한…
in Arabic مُطنِب…
in Portuguese prolixo, falastrão, cansativo…
in Catalan prolix, interminable…
in Japanese 長たらしい…
in Italian verboso, prolisso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 冗長的,長篇大論的…
in Russian нудный, многословный…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冗长的,长篇大论的…
in Polish rozwlekły…
(Definition of long-winded from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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