Prolong synonyms

prə-lông', -lŏng'
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To depart to, or be at, a distance; especially, to recede apparently from the sun, as a planet in its orbit.
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To proceed with (doing an activity); to prolong (an activity).
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To cause to wait or delay.
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To use means to entice or force (an animal) from it's hole or similar hiding place; or, by extension, cause (a shy person) to be more open or talkative.
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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To make longer, to extend the length of.
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The definition of profuse is a generous person or something that gives freely or in large amounts.
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Using more words than are necessary; long-winded
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Lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual.
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Drawing out or lengthening in time; prolonging; continuing; delaying.
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Filled with repetition, especially needless or tedious repetition.
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(Performed) at a slower but sustained tempo, with each note held for its full value
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Any unnecessary or superfluous language or facts in evidence or in pleadings.
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That which has been prolonged; an extension.
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The action of proroging an assembly.
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To hold up under (pain, fatigue, etc.); stand; bear; undergo
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To cause (something) to be longer, wider, or cover more area:
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To continue in force or practice:
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To prolong the existence of; cause to be remembered:
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To continue to exist or prevail; endure; remain
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To cause or arrange for (an event) to take place at a time later than the time at which it was originally supposed to happen.
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(Obs.) To defer; delay; postpone
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(Zool.) To thrust out; extend
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To act or speak evasively or hesitantly so as to deceive or delay
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Shorten is defined as to reduce in length, to roll in sail canvas or to add shortening to a pastry.
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To reduce (a word or phrase) to a shorter form intended to represent the full form.
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To present, describe, or interpret, or to introduce a bias or slant so as to give something a favorable or advantageous appearance.
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(Mathematics) To extend an area, or lengthen a line.
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For or throughout a specified period:
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To bear up under; withstand:
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To ensure that one remains well-informed about something
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Find another word for prolong. In this page you can discover 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prolong, like: elongate, continue, hold, draw out, increase, lengthen, profuse, prolix, prolonged, protracted and protractive.