- 美[ˈlɛŋkθi, ˈlɛŋ-]
- adj.长的，漫长的; 冗长的; 啰唆的（演说，文章等）
- 比较级: lengthier;
- 最高级: lengthiest;
A settlement was reached after lengthy negotiations.
A solution may require lengthy negotiations.
Caption: Mr. Jobs was greeted with a standing ovation and lengthy applause by the crowd.
They'll also get Chris Mihm back shortly from his lengthy bout with a balky ankle.
People were deterred from taking legal action because it was expensive and lengthy.
Some changes have a lengthy process of whittling down barriers to equal treatment.
Plasmas have shown themselves to be very resourceful at avoiding lengthy confinement.
Without substantive talks, a lengthy and disruptive stalemate on the streets of Bangkok appears likely.
We devoted a lengthy and full discussion to this topic.
This issue is so large and the process was so lengthy.
Gondin sized the new comer up with a lengthy stare, thrust out a heavy jaw.
Baekeland and Hartmann report that these young men had been lengthy sleeps since childhood.
Only after lengthy lie cell imaging and biochemical studies it became clear how neutrophils make NETs.
These trade terms consisted of short abbreviations for lengthy contract provisions.
The professor wrote a lengthy book on Napoleon.
She doesn't want to engage in lengthy conversations.
The athlete could face a lengthy period of suspension if found guilty.
After lengthy talks the two sides finally reached a compromise .
the lengthy process of obtaining a visa
Graham Fletcher was unimpressed with the idea of filling in a lengthy questionnaire.
No mammals other than people may enter the country without lengthy quarantine.
There is a lengthy article on Spike Milligan in the Observer newspaper.
Gates responds with a lengthy discourse on deployment strategy.
This is not the place for a lengthy discussion.
The last stop in Mr Cook's lengthy tour was Paris.
The reviewer padded out his review with a lengthy biography of the author.
The book ends on a lengthy description of Hawaii.
She became seriously ill and had to be institutionalized for a lengthy period.
He completed the lengthy course some three seconds faster than his nearest rival, Jonathon Ford.
The major components of our energy systems, such as fuel production, refining, electrical generation and distribution, are costly installation that have lengthy life spans.
Then you had a few companies involved, but not one of the largest companies in the world coming out with a lengthy and impassioned post, like we saw yesterday from timothy Cook.
2017年12月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section B
Perhaps willfully , it may be easier to think about such lengthy timescales than about the more immediate future.
Perhaps willfully, it may be easier to think about such lengthy timescales than about the more immediate future.
2013年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ
There are a number of approaches to mastering the art of deep work—be it lengthy retreats dedicated to a specific task; developing a daily ritual; or taking a "journalistic" approach to seizing moments of deep work when you can throughout the day.
2018年考研真题（英语二）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ收起真题例句
1. 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"