Definition of lengthily in English:


Pronunciation /ˈleNGTHəlē/ /ˈlɛŋθəli/

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‘He lengthily detailed the intelligence findings he had seen, concluding, ‘These weapons represent an unacceptable threat.’’
  • ‘I think it's vitally important we all take a deep breath and prepare to think a little lengthily, a little earnestly, about where we're going.’
  • ‘Murray listens to them courteously; then he replies lengthily.’
  • ‘Has any war been so lengthily premeditated before it was launched?’
  • ‘I find myself staring at my father's back as he bends over and peers lengthily into the dangerously overstuffed interior of the fridge.’