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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of illness) developing slowly or of long duration; Drawn out or made longer spatially; Relatively long in duration.

Usage examples (32)
  • These are destined to live in prolonged and tragic discomfort.
  • The conflict of Rome and Persia was prolonged from the death of
  • "Unduly prolonged" is a web page that takes 45 seconds to load rather than 5.
  • Benavides had the elections declared null and had his own term prolonged for three years. for more
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