agelong


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age•long

(ˈeɪdʒˌlɔŋ, -ˌlɒŋ)

adj.
lasting for an age.
[1800–10]
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Adj.1.agelong - lasting through all time; "agelong struggle for freedom"
long - primarily temporal sense; being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified; "a long life"; "a long boring speech"; "a long time"; "a long friendship"; "a long game"; "long ago"; "an hour long"
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Jurgis, who knew nothing about the agelong and everlasting hypocrisy of woman, would take the bait and grin with delight; and then he would hold his finger in front of little Antanas' eyes, and move it this way and that, and laugh with glee to see the baby follow it.
Tolkien believed that elements of stories "have been put into the Cauldron, where so many potent things lie simmering agelong on the fire [.
Ascetic theologians', determined that Evil and destruction can one day be disproved, 'try to paralyse or lop off the left hand in honour of the right; but poets are aware that each twin must conquer in turn, in an agelong and chivalrous war fought for the favours of the White Goddess'.
This way Uzbekistan will confirm its adherence to principles set forth in the agelong friendship agreement signed between Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan with respect shown for sovereignty and territorial integrity of Kyrgyzstan.