Adjective "Prolonging" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Prolonging


    Definition:

    1. to lengthen out in time; extend the duration of; cause to continue longer: to prolong one's stay abroad.

    2. to make longer in spatial extent: to prolong a line.

    Origin:
    prolong

    Examples:

    "sufferings can be prolonging."

    "rules can be prolonging."

    "lives can be prolonging."