long-drawn-out

adjective
variants: or long-drawn

Definition of long-drawn-out 

: extended to a great length

Synonyms & Antonyms for long-drawn-out

Synonyms

extended, far, great, lengthy, long, long-lived, long-term

Antonyms

brief, little, mini, short, shortish, short-lived, short-term

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First Known Use of long-drawn-out

1592, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of long-drawn-out was in 1592

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long-drawn-out

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of long-drawn-out

: continuing for a long time or for too long

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