variants or less commonly hourlong
: lasting an hour
an hour-long commute
hour-long television shows

Examples of hour-long in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In March 2019, O’Brien launched Full Disclosure into the podcasting world, featuring hour-long interviews with leaders from the worlds of politics, entertainment, and news. Ryan Hogg, Fortune Europe, 6 July 2024 On Friday, Sophie’s YouTube account shared a cryptic and silent, hour-long video on YouTube, titled @MSMSMSM_FOREVER, linking to accounts with that handle on different social media sites. Tomás Mier, Rolling Stone, 24 June 2024 Elsewhere in the hour-long session, Big Lez spoke about the importance of physical health, networking across, and how her faith impacts her career journey. Demicia Inman,, 21 June 2024 Fox News will pre-empt its durable primetime schedule for the event, tapping Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum to co-anchor an hour-long pre-show at 8 p.m. and Sean Hannity to moderate a post-debate program at 11 p.m. Brian Steinberg, Variety, 21 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for hour-long 

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Word History

First Known Use

1803, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of hour-long was in 1803

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Cite this Entry

“Hour-long.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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