take long

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Definition of take long

: to require a large amount of time It won't take long to make dinner. This is taking longer than I thought (it would). Hurry up. You're taking too long.

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“Take long.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20long. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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