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Synonyms of 'protracted'

(adjective) 
The struggle was bitter and protracted.
Synonyms
extended
He and Naomi spent an extended period getting to know one another.
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long
This is a long film, three hours and seven minutes.
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prolonged
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lengthy
the lengthy process of filling out forms
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time-consuming
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drawn-out
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interminable
an interminable meeting
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spun out
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dragged out
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long-drawn-out
a long-drawn-out election campaign
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overlong

Additional synonyms

in the sense of interminable
Definition
seemingly endless because boring
an interminable meeting
in the sense of lengthy
Definition
very long or tiresome
the lengthy process of filling out forms
Synonyms
prolonged,
very long,
lengthened,
drawn-out,
overlong,
in the sense of long
Definition
seeming to occupy a greater time than is really so
This is a long film, three hours and seven minutes.

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