Prolonged

  • 1 prolonged — index chronic, continuous, prolix, protracted Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 prolonged — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ continuing for a long time; lengthy …

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  • 3 prolonged — [[t]prəlɒ̱ŋd, AM lɔːŋd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A prolonged event or situation continues for a long time, or for longer than expected. ...a prolonged period of low interest rates. ...a prolonged drought. Syn: lengthy …

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  • 4 Prolonged — Prolong Pro*long , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Prolonged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prolonging}.] [F. prolonger, L. prolongare; pro before, forth + longus long. See {Long}, a., and cf. {Prolongate}, {Purloin}. ] [1913 Webster] 1. To extend in space or length;… …

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  • 5 prolonged — pro|longed [prəˈlɔŋd US ˈlo:ŋd] adj continuing for a long time ▪ prolonged exposure to the sun ▪ a prolonged period of time …

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  • 6 prolonged — pro|longed [ prə lɔŋd ] adjective continuing for a long time: the effects of prolonged exposure to the sun s rays a prolonged period of silence …

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  • 7 prolonged — UK [prəˈlɒŋd] / US [prəˈlɔŋd] adjective continuing for a long time the effects of prolonged exposure to the sun s rays a prolonged period of silence …

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  • 8 prolonged — adjective 1. relatively long in duration; tediously protracted (Freq. 5) a drawn out argument an extended discussion a lengthy visit from her mother in law a prolonged and bitter struggle protracted negotiations • Syn: ↑ …

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  • 9 prolonged — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc. ▪ relative …

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  • 10 prolonged — adjective continuing for a long time: a prolonged absence …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 prolonged — [prəˈlɒŋd] adj continuing for a long time a prolonged period of silence[/ex] …

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  • 12 prolonged — См. allungato …

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  • 13 prolonged — adjective lengthy in duration; extended; protracted. Ant: brief …

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  • 14 prolonged — Synonyms and related words: dragged out, dragging, drawn, drawn out, drawn out, elongated, extended, interminable, languishing, lasting, lengthened, lengthy, lingering, long, long continuing, long drawn, long drawn out, long pending, long winded …

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  • 15 prolonged — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. extended, lengthy, lengthened, continued; see dull 4 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Of long duration: chronic, continuing, lingering, persistent, protracted. See CONTINUE. 2. Extending tediously beyond a… …

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  • 16 prolonged — pro longed || prÉ™ lɔŋd / lÉ’Å‹d adj. extended, lengthened, made longer; protracted, drawn out, lasting a long period of time pro·long || prÉ™ lɔŋ / lÉ’Å‹ v. extend, lengthen, make longer …

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  • 17 prolonged — adjective continuing for a long time; lengthy. Derivatives prolongedly adverb …

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  • 18 Prolonged exposure therapy — (PE) is a form of behavior therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy designed to treat posttraumatic stress disorder. About Prolonged Exposure TherapyProlonged Exposure Therapy (PE) is a theoretically based and highly efficacious treatment for… …

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  • 19 prolonged outburst of denunciation — index diatribe Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 Prolonged sine — The law of the prolonged sine was observed when measuring strength of the reaction of the plant stems and roots in response to turning from their usual vertical orientation. Such organisms maintained their usual vertical growth, and, if turned,… …

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