Definition of 'long-standing'
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Example sentences containing 'long-standing'
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There has been a long-standing bullying relationship. The Sun (2012)All long-standing relationships need refreshing from time to time. The Sun (2014)This performance stands alone as our tribute to the work and the life of our long-standing friend. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This experience revived a long-standing interest in medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can sum up situations fast and find solutions to long-standing problems. The Sun (2011)This helps you to solve a long-standing problem. The Sun (2007)He had a long-standing problem with illegal miners on his land. The Sun (2009)But it is understood that game did not affect his long-standing calf problem and he will be fit to play. The Sun (2013)The disagreement has affected long-standing friendships. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was obviously a long-standing relationship. The Sun (2008)I would say that the top team know who are their long-standing friends. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In the past, the debt has frequently been held solely by a long-standing relationship bank. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You can act decisively and solve long-standing problems in a way that wins other people's appreciation. The Sun (2010)If this is a long-standing problem, it may be that the shower was not correctly installed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Rumours claimed the star had a long-standing health problem, which had caused him to suffer breathing difficulties. The Sun (2016)It is a massive blow for the Gunners man who has had long-standing problems with his right ankle. The Sun (2014)They may have very few friends so you feel pressure to be there for them, especially if you are a long-standing friend. The Sun (2009)A long-standing friend of the royals defended the Prince. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A more long-standing problem for artificial hearts is powering the beat without restricting a patient's mobility. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Translations for 'long-standing'
British English: long-standing ADJECTIVE
A long-standing situation has existed for a long time.
They are on the brink of resolving their long-standing dispute over money.
Definition of long-standing from the Collins English Dictionary
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