Definition of 'full-length'
Example sentences containing 'full-length'
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With bare feet, stand in front of a full-length mirror and assess the way you stand when you are not thinking about it. The Sun (2017)Writing a full-length orchestral ballet score is a big ask at the best of times; doing it in a month is unheard of. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You have to wonder whether this woman owns a full-length mirror. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This full-length double portrait is a very early example of such a picture in a domestic setting. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What was the only full-length feature film that he had previously directed? Times, Sunday Times (2015)There was also another full-length mirror outside each cubicle. The Sun (2007)The discovery of what may be the only full-length portrait of the artist has delighted scholars. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But there is not enough of a story here to sustain a full-length film. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The only solution is to buy a full-length mirror and be honest with yourself. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Basil is obsessed with the man whose full-length portrait he has almost completed. Times, Sunday Times (2006)So take our full-length mirror challenge and workout your health status. The Sun (2013)She looked at herself in the full-length mirror of the wardrobe. BomberOne in four refused to own a full-length mirror. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You need a full-length trench coat. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In the 13 full-length plays he has written this is a continuing theme. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This new full-length work is based on her life and diaries, all set to electronic music. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He isn't confident that his portraiture can sustain a full-length play. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Expect bumps, grinds and full-length leather coats. Times, Sunday Times (2015)By 2000 there were about twice as many prizes being given to films as there were full-length films being made. Times, Sunday Times (2006)For a luxurious alternative to a standard shower screen, make up a full-length curtain to hang along the side of the bath. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Next year she will get the biggest prize a ballerina can hope to receive - the starring role in a brand new full-length ballet. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A potentially amusing sketch is stretched into a full-length play that's painfully short on jokes. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A full-length story ballet is a work in progress, it takes shape only after many casts have danced it for different audiences. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Occasionally. full-length is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'full-length'
British English: full-length ADJECTIVE
A full-length book, recording, or film is the normal length, rather than being shorter than normal.
...his first full-length recording in well over a decade.
Definition of full-length from the Collins English Dictionary
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