Sentence Examples


  • They can be long-winded and tedious when listening to someone ramble on before they briefly encounter a point that they want to make.
  • Long-winded multi-page missives make employees groan and are often ignored.
  • 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 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.