Definitions For Long

verb

  • Desire strongly or persistently

adjective

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

adjective

  • 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

adverb

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

noun

  • 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

Scrabble
5
Words with Friends
8

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

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