longtime longtime  /ˈlɔŋ ˌtaɪm/


  • (adj) of long duration


  1. Coco introduced the tricot sailor frock and the pullover sweater, unearthed wool jersey from its longtime service as underwear fabric and put it to use in soft, clinging dresses.
  2. She also created asbestos bullets to puncture the defenses of her longtime nemesis, the Human Torch.
  3. Two days before full details of the scandal hit the papers, the princess's longtime private secretary Patrick Jephson, 39, resigned.


  1. Longtime Nacogdoches HS band director moves on to new position in NISD

    Longtime Nacogdoches High School band director Glynn Wells is taking a new position within the school district. This fall, he'll become the newly appointed fine arts director.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches

  2. Longtime SD Mines women's hoops coach done

    The longtime women's basketball coach at the South Dakota School of Mines will not return next season.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KTIV Sioux City

  3. Longtime city worker takes budget position

    Longtime city employe Sandra Yarbrough has been promoted to the director of finance after Mike Erwin resigned for family reasons.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Kerrville Daily Times


  1. "We're longtime friends. This doesn't come as a surprise:but I respect and continue to respect and admire Secretary Powell," McCain told Fox News Sunday and touted his own national security endorsements.
    on Oct 19, 2008 By: John McCain Source: FOXNews

  2. "In the current climate of US public opinion it is impossible to imagine a US president who is openly gay and who marries their longtime partner," said Peter Tatchell, spokesman for the London-based gay human rights group Outrage. "In Europe...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Peter Tatchell Source: The Associated Press

  3. "Actually, she would have been astonished to learn that her former husband had married his longtime mistress," Monckton wrote.
    on Aug 31, 2006 By: Rosa Monckton Source: 940 News

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