over-long

adv.

"for too long a time," late 14c., from over- + long (adj.).


Nearby words

  1. over-excitement,
  2. over-expose,
  3. over-extend,
  4. over-indulge,
  5. over-indulgence,
  6. over-populate,
  7. over-population,
  8. over-react,
  9. over-ripe,
  10. over-sexed

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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