Italian translation of 'lengthy'
Word forms:comparative -ier, superlative -iest
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Example Sentences Including 'lengthy'
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The book sometimes loses itself in lengthy lists, yet remains lacking in detailed or relevant context.The Times Literary Supplement (2013)
I took out the policy because we were left in a difficult spot financially for a lengthy period.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Managers are in the third round of a lengthy consultation process to identify posts to be cut, but time is not on the bank's side.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The practice is designed to maximise returns to creditors and reduce job losses by ensuring that the failed business does not endure a lengthy period in administration.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Meanwhile a new government had been installed in Austria after a lengthy period of transition.A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)
In fact, there is a lengthy options list if you want to customise your convertible to your own taste.The Sun (2009)
It is a fairly lengthy process that takes as much dedication as losing weight does for the rest of us.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It means lengthy periods apart and much of the relationship is conducted via Skype.The Sun (2012)
It starred feuding relatives and featured a lengthy court battle and a disappearing fortune.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Its ability to survive lengthy periods between feeds was well suited to its original habitat: caves, rock crevices and hollow trees.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Now there's a lengthy referral process.The Sun (2008)
They may lack a lengthy list of gimmicks, but sometimes less is more.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Another week, another coach fretting about the physical demands placed on players by the modern game as he surveys a lengthy injury list.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Despite a lengthy list of absentees, they had lost only once at home this season.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
This was only his second game back after a lengthy injury spell, and he was bursting with confidence.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The original sold out within weeks, followed by a lengthy waiting list to deal with the subsequent demand.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
A lengthy spell in jail is the least he deserves.The Sun (2016)
Forecasters at the Met Office expect most of the country to be basking in sunshine during a lengthy spell of dry weather.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I suspect the puppy is going to find itself in a lengthy custody battle.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Officials told her that she had to go through the lengthy appeal process.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She faces a lengthy spell in prison if found guilty of theft.The Sun (2011)
Since the last lengthy cold spell a couple of years back, frost covers have not been high on the racing agenda.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The hearing was delayed by a lengthy legal process in Italy.The Sun (2014)
The lengthy and expensive battle for information now moves to Strasbourg.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Up to 190,000 people will be left to languish on bail for lengthy periods despite a government crackdown, according to official forecasts.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But at least HS2 is on its way, albeit with lengthy planning battles ahead.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He was surprised to learn that a lengthy ethical review process governs all publicly funded research.Christianity Today (2000)
If you give in to it over a lengthy period, you may be causing weight problems for yourself in the future.M.E. and You - a self-help plan (1988)
This process is a lengthy one.Know Your Own Mind (1991)
Trends of 'lengthy'
In Common Usage. lengthy is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'lengthy' in Other Languages
British English: lengthy ADJECTIVE
You use lengthy to describe an event or process which lasts for a long time.
...a lengthy meeting.
Translation of lengthy from the Collins English to Italian
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