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[なが()··あいだ()]
nagaiaida
noun (temporal)

English Meaning(s) for 長い間

noun (temporal)
  1. long interval

Definition and Synonyms for 長い間

Long for an extended time or at a distant time
Synonyms: 末長く, 長々, 長らく, 長い間
Years a prolonged period of time
Synonyms: 千歳, 千秋, 千載, 多年, 年月, 百年, 積年, 長年, 長期, 長期間, 長い間

Meanings for each kanji in 長い間

long; leader Kanji Details »
interval; space Kanji Details »

Categories 長い間 is a member of

Period an amount of time
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Sample Sentences for 長い間

I haven't seen him for a long time.
She came into the garden and looked at the trees for a long time.
I am sorry to have kept you waiting so long.
This is what I've long wanted.
He was silent for quite a while.

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