Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LONG RUN

The little points are all pretty, he thought, and it is the details that count in the long run.

It was a bit expensive, perhaps, but in the long run it paid.

The worth of a State, in the long run, is the worth of the individuals composing it.

"In the long run I should say that he will—if he has it," Wrayson answered.

You can do without machines in the long run, but you can't do without that!

That cannot be simulated; the pretense of it is in general, in the long run, futile.

These things cannot fail in the long run to strengthen the people.

Profits as a goal for the long run do not antagonize moral principles.

You can, you know, and––and it may save you quite a little––er––discomfort in the long run.

Then it headed out to sea and made a long run, and then circled.