monthlong

adjective
month·​long | \ ˈmən(t)th-ˈlȯŋ How to pronounce monthlong (audio) \

Definition of monthlong

: lasting a month

Examples of monthlong in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The festival was also stopped for one year in 2006 because of a monthlong war between Israel and the Shiite militant group Hezbollah. Washington Post, "Lebanon holds Baalbek concert despite virus, economic crisis," 6 July 2020 Some have monthlong window displays while others are hosting First Friday specific events. Danielle Duclos, Anchorage Daily News, "Anchorage galleries cautiously return to in-person First Friday events," 3 July 2020 All players will be tested for COVID-19 before leaving for Utah, and then will be regularly screened during their monthlong stay. John Bacon, USA TODAY, "Coronavirus live updates: Day after US records 100K deaths, jobless claims to hit 41M; Tom Hanks donates plasma; gym owners want you back," 28 May 2020 All players will be tested for COVID-19 before leaving for Utah, and then will be regularly screened during their monthlong stay. Eddie Pells, Houston Chronicle, "Dash, NWSL returning to play with summertime tournament in Utah," 27 May 2020 But by the end of March, the Kremlin moved to implement a monthlong stay-at-home order, which remains in place until May 12. NBC News, "With parade postponed and coronavirus cases rocketing, Putin pays a somber tribute to WWII dead," 9 May 2020 Los Angeleno will do a monthlong series exploring how these issues are causing L.A.’s once-vast middle class to winnow out. Jennifer Medina, New York Times, "What the Iowa Caucuses Mean for California," 11 Mar. 2020 The Wilder in downtown Fort Lauderdale continues its monthlong Records & Rosé Brunch series at the hospitable hour of 2 p.m. on Sunday, with DJ EchoSlim spinning vinyl, and bottomless rosé packages (Fleurs de Prairie is a sponsor) and brunch bites. Ben Crandell, sun-sentinel.com, "Weekend preview: Women and beers and TVs we love, plus a Bon Jovi dance party?," 7 Aug. 2019 The second one occurred just after the Justice Department’s monthlong classification review process related to Mueller’s 448-page report. Jerry Dunleavy, Washington Examiner, "Barr met with Durham days after Mueller investigation ended," 20 May 2020

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First Known Use of monthlong

1843, in the meaning defined above

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9 Jul 2020

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“Monthlong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monthlong. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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monthlong

adjective
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English Language Learners Definition of monthlong

: lasting an entire month

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