Definition of 'long-lasting'
Example sentences containing 'long-lasting'
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Other victims report long-lasting damage to their mental health. Times, Sunday Times (2017)She has been targeted by a number of stalkers in her lengthy career but says the picture has had a long-lasting impact. The Sun (2016)The long-lasting flowers are proudly displayed on tall stems. A Patchwork Garden: Unexpected Pleasures from a Country Garden (1990)Evian has decided to maintain its long-lasting relationship with the champion. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Natural pigment gives long-lasting colour that stays put. The Sun (2007)We then have to cope with the far more long-lasting effects of shrinking economic activity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The fix will be quick but the damage will be long-lasting. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Salad leaves add colour and texture and many newly popular flowers are also long-lasting cut flowers. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This gives the bottom a smoother appearance and makes the effect long-lasting. The Sun (2011)It is good because one application can be counted on to have long-lasting effect. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)But he said larger studies were needed to show that the pill had long-lasting effects. The Sun (2012)And clubbers take advantage of its long-lasting effects. The Sun (2011)The question is what and how much they need to practise and with what overall and long-lasting effect. Times, Sunday Times (2014)An outcome is the long-lasting impact. Christianity Today (2000)The damage was not long-lasting. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They're so warm and their music has had such long-lasting impact. The Sun (2012)What's the secret of their long-lasting relationship? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Sweet peas are one of the delights of the summer garden, with their long-lasting splashes of colour. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You'd like a long-lasting monogamous relationship but your previous was traumatic and the hurt has gone deep. The Sun (2015)This is the person you are most likely to have a long-lasting relationship with, new research has claimed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As the extensive alumni networks of many business schools show, it may be the beginning of a long-lasting relationship. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Translations for 'long-lasting'
British English: long-lasting ADJECTIVE
Something that is long-lasting lasts for a long time.
One of the long-lasting effects of the infection is damage to a valve in the heart.
Definition of long-lasting from the Collins English Dictionary
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