How to use Long-drawn in a sentence
The negotiations were long drawn out; for Cavour struggled to save Nice and Napoleon was anxious to make conditions, especially as regards Tuscany.
The foreseen adverse termination of this long-drawn cause led to Henry's legislation.
Blochmann, the immensely long drawn out supra-oesophageal ganglion.
Buller's operations, too, had cost at Colenso r roo men, at Spion Kop r 700, at Vaalkrantz 400, and now in the last long-drawn effort 16 oo more - over s000 in all.
It occasioned a long-drawn controversy between Pierre Bayle and Le Clerc, the former maintaining, the latter denying, that the Plastic Medium is really favourable to atheism.Advertisement
A long-drawn echo from all classes hailed a revolution that was possible because it was necessary.
The result was a long drawn out interval, while the government held on and its supporters became more embittered over their differences.
Cynthia was already in bed, an impossibly fat book in her lapâ€” probably a long drawn out saga where generations of dysfunctional families romp around history.
At the moment he opened his eyes he heard in front of him, where the enemy was, the long-drawn shouts of thousands of voices.
He stood on a knoll in the stubble, holding his whip aloft, and again repeated his long-drawn cry, "A-tu!"Advertisement
Break ups can often be a painful and long drawn out experience for both parties involved, which is why relationship breaking up poems can be a smart way to quickly express your case with sentiment.
Part of the reason breakups become such a long drawn out process is that what ever should be said, directly and without any faltering, is often difficult to say when your ex-partner is now weeping into her salad plate.