daylong

[ dey-lawng, -long ]
/ ˈdeɪˌlɔŋ, -ˌlɒŋ /
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adjective

during the entire day; lasting all day: a daylong trip.

Origin of daylong

First recorded in 1850–55; day + long1
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British Dictionary definitions for daylong

daylong

/ (ˈdeɪˌlɒŋ) /

adjective, adverb

lasting the entire day; all day
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Word Origin and History for daylong

daylong


adj.

Old English dæglang; see day + long (adj.).

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