long

long
I 1. loŋ adjective
1) (measuring a great distance from one end to the other: a long journey; a long road; long legs.) lang, stor
2) (having a great period of time from the first moment to the last: The book took a long time to read; a long conversation; a long delay.) lang(varig)
3) (measuring a certain amount in distance or time: The wire is two centimetres long; The television programme was just over an hour long.) i lengde, stor
4) (away, doing or using something etc for a great period of time: Will you be long?) lenge
5) (reaching to a great distance in space or time: She has a long memory) lang
2. adverb
1) (a great period of time: This happened long before you were born.) lenge
2) (for a great period of time: Have you been waiting long?) lenge
- long-distance
- long-drawn-out
- longhand
- long house
- long jump
- long-playing record
- long-range
- long-sighted
- long-sightedness
- long-suffering
- long-winded
- as long as / so long as
- before very long
- before long
- in the long run
- the long and the short of it
- no longer
- so long!
II loŋ verb
((often with for) to wish very much: He longed to go home; I am longing for a drink.) lengte (etter)
- longingly
lang
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lenge
I
subst. \/lɒŋ\/
1) (fonetikk) lang stavelse, lang lyd
2) lang, langt signal (i morsealfabetet)
3) (amer., økonomi) haussespekulant, haussist
4) (musikk) longanote
5) lang tid, langt tidsrom, lang stund
I'll see you before long the
long and the short of it saken er i korthet, for å si det kort og godt, sakens kjerne
longs (også amer. økonomi) langsiktige obligasjoner
longs and shorts (også) klassisk vers
II
verb \/lɒŋ\/
lengte
I'm longing to see you
jeg lengter etter å treffe deg
long for lengte etter
long for home
lengte hjem
he longed for summer to come
han lengtet etter sommeren
III
adj. \/lɒŋ\/
1) (også etterstilt) lang
a boat 100 feet long
2) (om tid) lang, langvarig, langsiktig, langtrukken, langtekkelig
a long while
en lang stund
long investments
langsiktige investeringer
a long sermon
en langtrukken preken
3) omfattende, lang
he had a long list of merits
4) (sport, om en ball) lang, langtgående, langtrekkende
5) (om person, hverdagslig) lang, høy
6) (språkvitenskap, om vokal) lang
7) usannsynlig, lite trolig , dårlig
long odds
8) (om tid eller avstand) drøyt, godt og vel
it was two long miles to walk
det var drøyt to engelske mil å gå
9) (økonomi) haussespekulerende, hausse-
10) (om drink) forklaring: med stort volum og lav alkoholkonsentrasjon
11) (hverdagslig) velforsynt
as long så lang tid, så lenge
as long as eller so long as så lenge (som), like lenge (som)
you can stay as long as you like
forutsatt, hvis bare, så lenge
you may borrow the book so long as you keep it clean
be long about something bruke lang tid på noe
be long on ha rikelig med
long in the tooth (hverdagslig) gammel
long since for lenge siden
long time no see (hverdagslig) lenge siden sist
not be long for this world ikke ha lenge igjen, være døende
not by a long shot på langt nær
so long (sørafr.) ha det, på gjensyn
take the long view ha et langsiktig perspektiv, tenke fremover, se fremover
IV
adv. \/lɒŋ\/
1) lenge, lenge siden
she had not long dined
hun hadde spist for ikke lenge siden
how long since he left?
hvor lenge er det siden han dro?
2) (etter tidsuttrykk) hel, lang
an hour long
en hel time
all day long
hele dagen lang
all his life long
i hele sitt liv
before long i løpet av kort tid, snart
be long være lenge ta lang tid
for long lenge, på lenge
I can't stay for very long
jeg kan ikke bli særlig lenge

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