long


long
I

adj. (colloq.)

strong

long on (long on common sense)

II
adv.

1) long ago

2) long before

III
v.

1) (d; intr.) to long for (to long for peace)

2) (E) she longed to return home; (rare) I longed for them to return

* * *
[lɒŋ]
(rare) I longed for them to return
(E) she longed to return home
long ago
long before
(d; intr.) to long for (to long for peace)
(colloq.) ['strong'] long on (long on common sense)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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