Translation of "long" - English-Turkish dictionary

long

adjective uk us /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.
TIME

A1 continuing for a large amount of time

(zaman) uzun
a long film/meeting
Have you been waiting a long 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?
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

(Translation of “long adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)