lengthier lengthier

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relatively long in duration; tediously protracted

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. We will paid lengthier tribute then.
  2. But going after second-tier commanders requires lengthier approvals that are not always granted.
  3. Stanford Law Professor John Kaplan comes to a similar conclusion about lengthier sentences, but for quite different reasons.

News

  1. LATEST NEWS

    FILE - In this June 29, 2013 file photo, Detroit Tigers' Jhonny Peralta reacts as he ducks away from an inside pitch from Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer during the third inning of a baseball game in St. Petersburg, Fla. Major League Baseball has told the union which players it intends to suspend in its drug investigation and which ones will receive lengthier penalties for their ...
    on August 5, 2013     Source: Connecticut Post

  2. Top Spots for Native-American Culture

    There's no better time to appreciate Native American heritage, architecture, art and mythology. It permeates many regions of the Southwest, and often coexists—as a much lengthier chapter-- with the newer "American history" at parks and historic sites around the continent.        
    on August 3, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. MLB tells union which players it plans to suspend

    NEW YORK—Major League Baseball has told the union which players it intends to suspend in its drug investigation and which ones will receive lengthier penalties for their roles in the Biogenesis case, two people familiar with the talks told The Associated Press.
    on August 3, 2013     Source: Denver Post

Quotes

  1. "However, over the past year, Mark has made extraordinary strides in his rehabilitation. This positive progress was a material factor in reducing what could have been a lengthier suspension," Bettman said. "The NHL supports Mark's commitment...
    on Sep 13, 2007 By: Gary Bettman Source: ESPN

  2. "Adoptions by their very nature take a lengthier period of time before they can be finalized. That's not the case with foster care," Beebe told a caller during his monthly radio show call-in program.
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: Mike Beebe Source: Arkansas News

  3. "Even assuming a positive decision to build an ILC, the schedules will almost certainly be lengthier than the optimistic projections," Orbach told the panel at its meeting in Washington, DC "Completing the R&D and engineering design,...
    on Mar 1, 2007 By: Raymond L. Orbach Source: Science Magazine (subscription)

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periphery periphery
/pə ˈrɪ fə ri /