They can be long-winded and tedious when listening to someone ramble on before they briefly encounter a point that they want to make.
I wrote a long winded letter, I could never tell them in person.
Quickly get to the point of your letter and don't be long winded.
His romances have some likeness to those of Richard son; they are moral, long-winded, and slow in evolution, but written in an exquisite style, and with much knowledge of human nature.
The process of business negotiation can be quite long-winded.
The poem is evidently intended to display the writer's knowledge of obscure names and uncommon myths; it is full of unusual words of doubtful meaning gathered from the older poets, and many long-winded compounds coined by the author.
1 -27) is, for the most part, made up of long-winded, monotonous, reiterated invocations.
The procedure can seem a bit long-winded at times.
long-winded explanations, the job can become an exercise in futility.
long-winded title - Children's BBC But First This.
long-winded way of throwing them into the sea.
By modern standards, it may well be rather long-winded.
Paul: Not good media material; too long-winded.
Rick and I wrote the song and, although you wouldn't think so for such a simple song, it was very long-winded.
They may now understand why I had to be a little long-winded.
The whole process is so long-winded and complicated that many farmers are unable to even understand the standard letters they are sent.
I could have opened up BBEdit or something similar and constructed the appropriate find and replace there, but that seemed annoyingly long-winded.
Some created arrays which they used as lookup lists while others did it the old fashioned way by writing long-winded IF.. .
You don't need long-winded white papers and consultations.
Why would you want to give your supplier an incentive to produce ' sloppy ', overly long winded text?
If this guide seems long winded it is because making mistakes when installing a Fireplace can have disastrous or even fatal results.
De nugis is a comparatively small book; if it were difficult to find leisure for that, much more would it have been difficult to find the time requisite for the composition of one only of the many long-winded romances which have been fathered on Map. Giraldus Cambrensis, with whom he was on most friendly terms, and who frequently refers to and quotes him, records a speech in which Map contrasted Giraldus' labours with his own, apparently to the disadvantage of the latter, "vos scripta dedistis, et nos verba" - a phrase which has been interpreted as meaning that Map himself had produced no literary work.
You do n't need long-winded white papers and consultations.
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How often had he told him not to bother with the long winded explanations.
Long-winded multi-page missives make employees groan and are often ignored.
It is important to note that a quality resignation letter is not long winded.
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