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long

adjective
 
 
/lɒŋ/
DISTANCE A1 having a large distance from one end to the other
(mesafe) uzun
long, brown hair a long dress It's a long way to travel to work.Long
TIME A1 continuing for a large amount of time
(zaman) uzun
a long film/meeting Have you been waiting a long time?Long periods of time
HOW LONG used when asking for or giving information about the distance or time of something
(ne kadar) uzun, uzunlukta
It's about three metres long. Most of the concerts are over three hours long. Do you know how long the film is?Long
BOOK A2 A long book or other piece of writing has a lot of pages or words.
(kitap,yazı vs.) uzun
a long article/letter →  See also in the long/short run Detailed and careful
(Definition of long adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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