Definitions For Long


  • Desire strongly or persistently


  • Having or being more than normal or necessary
  • Planning prudently for the future
  • Involving substantial risk
  • Of relatively great height


  • Primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified
  • Primarily temporal sense; being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified
  • (of speech sounds or syllables) of relatively long duration
  • Holding securities or commodities in expectation of a rise in prices
  • Good at remembering


  • For an extended time or at a distant time
  • For an extended distance


  • For or during a long time : for many years, days, hours, etc.
  • For a specified period of time
  • At a time far before or after a specified moment or event

Is Long a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Long is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Long in a Sentence

  • The bridge is the longest in the world.
  • We drove a long distance.
  • The long side of the building
  • The extra food she brought did not last long.
  • They'll have to wait a bit longer.
  • The mall has long been a popular hangout for teenagers.
  • They should be here before long

Synonyms for Long

Antonyms for Long

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