long-winded

adjective
long-wind·ed | \ˌlȯŋ-ˈwin-dəd, ˈlȯŋ-ˌwin-\

Definition of long-winded 

1 : tediously long in speaking or writing

2 : not easily subject to loss of breath

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Other Words from long-winded

long-windedly adverb
long-windedness noun

First Known Use of long-winded

1578, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of long-winded was in 1578

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long-winded

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of long-winded

: using too many words in speaking or writing

long-winded

adjective
long-wind·ed | \ˈlȯŋ-ˈwin-dəd\

Kids Definition of long-winded

: using or having too many words a long-winded explanation a long-winded speaker

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