AskDefine | Define longueur

Dictionary Definition

longueur n : a period of dullness or boredom (especially in a work of literature or performing art)

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English

Etymology

Noun

  1. A lengthy passage in a dramatic or literary work, especially a dull or tedious one.

French

Pronunciation

  • lang=fr|/lɔ̃.ɡœʁ/
  • SAMPA: /lO~.g9R/

Noun

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