for the duration

Definition of for the duration

:until the end of something
  • He was living in England when the war began and remained there for the duration.
often + of
  • The camera remained on the President for the duration of his speech.

Word by Word Definitions

duration play
  1. : continuance in time

  2. : the time during which something exists or lasts


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to conform or adhere

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