Definition of Lengthinesses
1. lengthiness [n] - See also: lengthiness
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lengthinesses
Literary usage of Lengthinesses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Studies from Life by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik (1867)
"... but for all time;" that, in spite of lengthinesses, absurdities, extravagances, some belonging to the period, and some to the author's own idiosyncrasy ..."
2. Play-making: A Manual of Craftsmanship by William Archer (1912)
"... I met, during the first interact, a man of infinite taste who . . . complained of the lengthinesses of this first act: “What a lot of details,” he said, ..."