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Definition of "prolonged" []

  • Lengthy in duration; extended; protracted. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of prolong. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "prolonged" in a sentence
  • "You have a mindset which is what I call the prolonged opposition trauma, said Kassem."
  • "After a long period of subdued friction on the subject it appears that his endurance of what he called prolonged starvation actually broke down."
  • "She tried to battle through a severe psychosis—in other words, a prolonged bout of madness—without being hospitalised."