Origin of long-drawn-out
Examples from the Web for long-drawn-out
The lingering, long-drawn-out table d'hte dinner was just over in one of the inns on the cornice road.A Rough Shaking|George MacDonald
Only now, under the stress of a long-drawn-out conflict, is it discovering the variety and strength of its latent forces.
Thus for an hour or more they waited—so slow was the last closing of the long-drawn-out life.Agatha's Husband|Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
He paused for a moment to reflect upon this long-drawn-out expiation.In Kedar's Tents|Henry Seton Merriman
Here above the thud of the engines and the plash of the water, a thin, long-drawn-out cry wavered through the night.The Invasion|William Le Queux