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synonyms for long standing

  • constant
  • continuing
  • deep-rooted
  • enduring
  • inveterate
  • long-lasting
  • permanent
  • persistent
  • for life
  • lifetime
  • livelong
  • long-lived
  • long-standing
  • old
  • perennial
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antonyms for long standing

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  • short-lived
  • temporary
  • tenuous
    • stopping
    • ending
    • ceasing
    • curable
    • inconstant
    • occasional
    • infrequent
    • interrupted
    • intermittent
    • halting
    • temporary
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          How to use long standing in a sentence

          It was a decayed house of superb proportions, but of a fashion long passed away.
          CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
          It is thinner than that of chronic bronchitis, and upon standing separates into three layers of pus, mucus, and frothy serum.
          A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
          As long as may be necessary, Sam,” replied Mr. Pickwick, “you have my full permission to remain.
          THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
          She looked so sweet when she said it, standing and smiling there in the middle of the floor, the door-way making a frame for her.
          MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
          Ages back—let musty geologists tell us how long ago—'twas a lake, larger than the Lake of Geneva.
          BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
          I hate to be long at my toilette at any time; but to delay much in such a matter while travelling is folly.
          BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
          She sat straight up in bed, and jerked her hands to her head, and screamed long and terribly.
          THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
          It separates into three layers upon standing—a brown deposit, a clear fluid, and a frothy layer.
          A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
          A leather swordbelt, gold-embroidered at the edges, carried a long steel-halted rapier in a leather scabbard chaped with steel.
          ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
          He grew very restless, for it was a long time before Grandfather Mole appeared.
          THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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