long-suffering

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long-lasting abiding , durable , enduring , resilient
constant and long-lasting abiding , durable , persistent
pyramidal fir of southwestern California having spiny pointed leaves and cone scales with long spines Abies bracteata , Abies venusta , bristlecone fir , Santa Lucia fir
lofty fir of the Pacific coast of northwestern America having long curving branches and deep green leaves Abies grandis , giant fir , grand fir , lowland fir , lowland white fir
long for ache , crave , desire , hanker , miss , pine , pine , yearn
Eurasian herb having loose heads of button-shaped white flowers and long grey-green leaves that cause sneezing when powdered Achillea ptarmica , sneezeweed yarrow , sneezewort
long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws; the swiftest mammal; can be trained to run down game Acinonyx jubatus , cheetah , chetah
chromosome with the centromere near one end so that one chromosomal arm is short and one is long acrocentric chromosome
large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing Actias luna , luna moth
climbing Asiatic vine having long finely serrate leaves and racemes of white flowers followed by greenish-yellow edible fruit Actinidia arguta , bower actinidia , tara vine
disease of cattle that can be transmitted to humans; results from infection with actinomycetes; characterized by hard swellings that exude pus through long sinuses actinomycosis
immeasurably long period of time aeon , eon
how long something has existed age
long time ages , coon's age , eon , month of Sundays
agile long-legged rabbit-sized rodent of Central America and South America and the West Indies; valued as food agouti , Dasyprocta aguti
common pasture or lawn grass spread by long runners Agrostis palustris , creeping bent , creeping bentgrass
long plume (especially one of egret feathers) worn on a hat or a piece of jewelry in the shape of a plume aigret , aigrette
large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings aircraft carrier , attack aircraft carrier , carrier , flattop
long narrow passage (as in a cave or woods) aisle
large pelagic tuna the source of most canned tuna; reaches 93 pounds and has long pectoral fins; found worldwide in tropical and temperate waters albacore , long-fin tunny , Thunnus alalunga
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