adjective, length·i·er, length·i·est.
Related formslength·i·ly, adverblength·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for lengthier
The first half of The 20/20 Experience was released in March, and sold almost three times as many units as its lengthier sequel.Bruce and Kris Jenner Split Up, Lamar Odom Pleads Not Guilty to DUI|Culture Team|October 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I made a lengthier case in a column that ran a couple of months ago, which you can read here.In Which I Volunteer for Future College Football Debates|Michael Tomasky|May 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Marriages in the past were no lengthier, but were divided by death, not divorce.
The learned, of course, after their wont, know him by a lengthier and more imposing name.Adventures and Enthusiasms|E. V. Lucas
The tenth case, which requires a lengthier or more painstaking hearing, is brought to the board.How To Write Special Feature Articles|Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
He suggested that perhaps Miss Tancred proposed to make a lengthier stay on the Continent than had been surmised.The Return of the Prodigal|May Sinclair
The nights drew in closer yet, and with their lengthier darkness deepened the shadows round the lives of all our characters.Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 2 of 3)|Frederick William Robinson
Lengthier topics, too, were occasionally dealt with in those columns in the form of serial articles.Harriet Martineau|Florence Fenwick Miller