Definition of “the long haul” - English Dictionary

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“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 rich quick

long-hauladjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈlɒŋ.hɔːl/ us /ˈlɑːŋ.hɑːl/

(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 years rather than days, weeks, or months:

I want to invest my money for the long haul, not just to get rich quick.

(Definition of “the long haul” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“long-haul” in Business English

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long-hauladjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈlɒŋˌhɔːl/ us TRANSPORT

travelling a long distance:

long-haul flights/routes/travel Increases in UK domestic and long-haul flights offset slower growth in European air travel.
a long-haul airline/carrier/trucker
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(Definition of “long-haul” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)