Long in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Long

(archaic) On account of, because of. | (archaic) To be appropriate to, to pertain or belong to. | longitude

Short Example Sentences for Long

  • 1. It was both a long ceremony and very tedious. 🔊
  • 2. The ceremony was both long and tedious. 🔊
  • 3. The animal shook its long ears. 🔊
  • 4. One never knows how long those stupid stores may take. 🔊
  • 5. A sheet of foolscap paper, and upon it a long slender hand. 🔊
  • 6. The artist stared at Hubert a long time in silence. 🔊
  • 7. Mr. Long nodded at Patricia as he addressed Elinor. 🔊
  • 8. It was not long before he was very sorry that he had said what he had. 🔊
  • 9. He predicted that before long we should have a great surprise. 🔊
  • 10. A long walk through the encroaching jungle fills up the day. 🔊
  • 11. In a long paragraph, he may carry out several of these processes. 🔊
  • 12. I won't mind waiting a long, long time for the future. 🔊
  • 13. After all, it doesn't so much matter, so long as we are not separated. 🔊

How to use Long in Sentences?

  • 1. Unfortunately, he did not live long enough to carry this intention into execution. 🔊
  • 2. The mules had had a long day and no grazing, and there was not a blade of anything to give them. 🔊
  • 3. The exertion of the long ascent in the steaming heat requires six coolies for every chair. 🔊
  • 4. And the long walks in the great park, which was to her, then, a world of wonderment! 🔊
  • 5. Her hands were soft and long and somewhat faded, though carefully tended and of good shape. 🔊
  • 6. Kapap itself looked a bleak dismal spot, lying all in the clouds at the end of a long dark lake. 🔊
  • 7. Hubert and Emily strolled down a long walk, wondering what they should talk about. 🔊
  • 8. Rosamond Merton was silent for a long minute, and then she suddenly smiled her slow smile. 🔊
  • 9. A long walk, he thought, would clear his mind, and he returned home thinking of his play. 🔊
  • 10. Patricia explained, and Mr Long in his turn told her that he was only in for a brief stay. 🔊
  • 11. Nor can this be done, so long as the principle from which the conclusion necessarily follows be admitted. 🔊
  • 12. A long and narrow passage overhung on either side by a stupendous barrier of black and threatening rocks. 🔊
  • 13. He had just four pounds, and the calculation how long he could live on such a sum took him some time. 🔊
  • 14. It is a reply which we have long been solicitous to see, and we now have it from one of the most celebrated theologians of the present day. 🔊
  • 15. Patricia sat for a long time with the note in her hand, and then she put her golden head down on it and cried heartily. 🔊
  • 16. Patricia watched her moving across the crowded room with all the assurance of long experience of such scenes, and admired her more than ever. 🔊
  • 17. An atmosphere of crystalline purity discloses the highest range of the interior, a long chain of azure peaks. 🔊
  • 18. With long days in the open air and also with considerable fatigue to undergo, you craved for the sustenance of sweet things. 🔊
  • 19. Then an artist came into the neighbourhood, the two became friends, and went together on a long sketching tour. 🔊
  • 20. He played no games, nor did he care for terriers or horses; but for books and drawing, and long country walks. 🔊
  • 21. This very assumption, this major premiss, which has been so long conceded to him, has been taken out of his hands, and demolished. 🔊
  • 22. Her face was flushed and miserable looking, but she was allowing Constance to arrange her pillows with something like gratitude in her long eyes. 🔊