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 Every summer in the United States, the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community comes together for a monthlong celebration of love, diversity, acceptance and unashamed self-pride. Morgan Winsor, ABC News, 1 June 2021 No one claimed responsibility for the attack, and Hezbollah, which fought a monthlong war against Israel in 2006, has stayed out of the fighting for now. Fares Akram And Joseph Krauss,, 19 May 2021 The monthlong celebration of the contributions, accomplishments, and history of the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities has been formally recognized in Massachusetts since 2018., 3 May 2021 Williams was transferred to a rehabilitation center at Vanderbilt to begin a monthlong treatment of therapy. Joseph Hudak, Rolling Stone, 3 May 2021 Estevez says filming, paired with Canada's quarantine, required a monthlong commitment for the stars. Erin Jensen, USA TODAY, 30 Apr. 2021 The Century 16 movie theater in Midtown Anchorage will reopen Friday after a monthlong closure of entertainment facilities citywide. Anchorage Daily News, 1 Jan. 2021 Eric Church wrote and recorded his new triple album Heart & Soul during a monthlong retreat to a North Carolina mountain town. Joseph Hudak, Rolling Stone, 15 Apr. 2021 Lawmakers ended a monthlong legislative session without agreement on resolving a $300 million education funding shortfall. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 13 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of monthlong

1843, in the meaning defined above

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4 Jun 2021

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“Monthlong.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of monthlong

: lasting an entire month


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