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  1. prolongedadjective

    Antonyms:
    brief

  2. prolongedadjective

    Antonyms:
    brief

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drawn-out, extended, lengthy, prolonged, protractedadjective

    relatively long in duration; tediously protracted

    "a drawn-out argument"; "an extended discussion"; "a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law"; "a prolonged and bitter struggle"; "protracted negotiations"

    Synonyms:
    lengthened, lengthy, extensive, elongated, extended, protracted, drawn-out

    Antonyms:
    short

  2. elongated, extended, lengthened, prolongedadjective

    drawn out or made longer spatially

    "Picasso's elongated Don Quixote"; "lengthened skirts are fashionable this year"; "the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes"; "a prolonged black line across the page"

    Synonyms:
    lengthened, lengthy, extensive, elongated, extended, protracted, elongate, drawn-out

    Antonyms:
    short

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How to use prolonged in a sentence?

  1. Manash Goswami:

    I don't believe oil can be at this level for a prolonged period of time, the big issue is that supply is still outstripping demand.

  2. Edward Meir:

    The problem is how permanent are the cuts, will that supply come back to the market at a later stage if prices recover and are they going to be offset by worsening demand, that's the quandary; the market is very sceptical, and so we could have a prolonged period of prices bumping along the bottom until we get a better handle as to what is going on.

  3. Colleen Kraft:

    Toxic stress is prolonged exposure to hormones such as cortisol, epinephrine, norepinephrine -- fight or flight hormones -- and then inflammatory hormones, in a very young child, that disrupts brain development.

  4. Frank Attenello:

    This increased hospital-acquired condition rate is significant because we found presence of at least one hospital-acquired condition to be associated with an 83 percent likelihood of increased healthcare cost and a 38 percent increase in the likelihood of a prolonged hospital stay.

  5. Phin Ziebell:

    There is no margin for error. There is virtually no soil moisture, so any prolonged period of dry weather is going to leave some farmers unable to produce a crop again.

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