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prolonging

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act of making longer
  • his habitual prolonging of any task so that it fills up an entire afternoon

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prolonging

verb
present participle of prolong

Synonyms & Antonyms of prolonging (Entry 2 of 2)

to make longer
  • would like to prolong our vacation by any means possible

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“Prolonging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prolonging. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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