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hourlong

[ouuh r-lawng, -long, ou-er-] /ˈaʊərˌlɔŋ, -ˌlɒŋ, ˈaʊ ər-/
adjective
1.
lasting an hour:
an hourlong interview.
Also, hour-long.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; hour + long1
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Examples from the web for hourlong
  • Tucked under a blanket on the hourlong adventure, you're surrounded.
  • Some of them come from towns so small that the nearest middle school was an hourlong bus ride away.
  • The app features hourlong music mixes paired with mesmerizing visuals.
  • And when the consequences happened, she would have an hourlong temper tantrum.
British Dictionary definitions for hourlong

hourlong

/ˈaʊəˌlɒŋ/
adjective, adverb
1.
lasting an hour
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