Definition of any longer
—usually used in negative statements to say that something that was once true or possible is not now true or possible We can't ignore these problems any longer. I can't afford the car any longer.
Word by Word Definitions
: extending for a considerable distance
: having greater length than usual
: having greater height than usual : tall
: for or during a long time
: at or to a long distance : far
: for the duration of a specified period
: a long period of time
: a long syllable
: one taking a long position especially in a security or commodity market
: to feel a strong desire or craving especially for something not likely to be attained
: to be suitable or fitting
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