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1. long-run

adjective. relating to or extending over a relatively long time.

Synonyms

  • long-term
  • long

Antonyms

  • improvident
  • unretentive
  • unmindful

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Rhymes with Long Run

  • puget-1
  • terrebonne
  • simeone
  • overdone
  • mcmunn
  • mcfun
  • homerun
  • undone
  • rerun
  • redone
  • outrun
  • outdone
  • lajeune
  • begun
  • thrun
  • stun
  • spun
  • one
  • hyun
  • grun
  • gruhn
  • byun
  • brunn
  • brun
  • bruhn
  • yun
  • youn
  • won
  • tonne
  • ton

2. long

adjective. ['ˈlɔŋ'] primarily temporal sense; being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified.

Synonyms

  • long-lasting
  • protracted
  • nightlong
  • long-acting
  • long-run
  • long-term
  • duration
  • weeklong
  • drawn-out
  • perennial
  • long-life
  • long-lived
  • longish
  • lasting
  • yearlong
  • continuing
  • interminable
  • lengthy
  • monthlong
  • extended
  • long-dated
  • chronic
  • longitudinal
  • daylong
  • endless
  • eight-day
  • womb-to-tomb
  • hourlong
  • eternal
  • long-range
  • lifelong
  • semipermanent
  • seven-day
  • all-night
  • prolonged
  • agelong
  • bimestrial
  • durable
  • longstanding
  • time-consuming
  • length

Antonyms

  • sporadic
  • impermanent
  • eradicable
  • unstable

Etymology

  • long (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • longen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • langian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. long

adjective. ['ˈlɔŋ'] primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified.

Synonyms

  • extendable
  • long-handled
  • elongate
  • oblong
  • long-wool
  • far
  • lengthened
  • extended
  • long-wooled
  • polysyllabic
  • long-staple
  • sesquipedalian
  • long-range
  • pole-handled
  • prolonged
  • stretch
  • elongated
  • extendible
  • lank
  • length

Antonyms

  • permanence
  • impermanence
  • longness
  • fast

Etymology

  • long (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • longen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • langian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time.

Synonyms

  • romp
  • hurry
  • scurry
  • trot
  • speed
  • scamper
  • zip
  • travel rapidly
  • hare
  • rush
  • jog
  • run bases
  • clip
  • skitter
  • streak
  • lope
  • scuttle
  • sprint

Antonyms

  • unextended
  • uncover
  • unprepared
  • exclude

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] flee; take to one's heels; cut and run.

Synonyms

  • scarper
  • skedaddle
  • take to the woods
  • head for the hills
  • run away
  • take flight
  • fly the coop
  • go away
  • hightail it
  • flee
  • bunk
  • escape
  • turn tail
  • scat
  • break away
  • go forth
  • fly
  • lam

Antonyms

  • invest
  • deposit
  • sheathe
  • obviate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • be
  • go far
  • extend
  • go
  • range
  • lead
  • come
  • ray
  • go deep

Antonyms

  • disadvantage
  • deficit
  • pull out
  • leave

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. run

noun. ['ˈrʌn'] a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely.

Synonyms

  • run batted in
  • score
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • rbi

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • high tide
  • low tide
  • flood tide

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] direct or control; projects, businesses, etc..

Synonyms

  • direct
  • operate
  • work
  • financier
  • warm up

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • survive
  • forbid
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] have a particular form.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • expand

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] perform as expected when applied.

Synonyms

  • serve
  • double
  • operate
  • work
  • go
  • function
  • service
  • roll

Antonyms

  • get on
  • come
  • file in
  • pop in

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

Sentences with long-run


1. Noun Phrase
While it's usually cheapest in the long run to pay the costs up front, that might not be the best option for you, especially if you don't have the money to lay out.

2. Noun Phrase
In the long run, the key to exercise is consistency, so choosing an exercise that you can continue long-term is the most important factor in the long-run.

3. Noun Phrase
If you are burning a substantial amount of CDs, an MP3 player is usually more economical in the long run.

4. Noun Phrase
You might pay more up front; however, you save money in the long run by fewer battery changes.

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