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longsome

[ lawng-suhm, long- ]
/ ˈlɔŋ səm, ˈlɒŋ- /
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adjective
tiresomely long; so protracted as to weary or cause boredom.
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Origin of longsome

before 900; Middle English, Old English longsum, langsum.See long1, -some1

OTHER WORDS FROM longsome

long·some·ly, adverblong·some·ness, noun
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