(Brit) a tall long loaf of bread
noun, (usually initial capital letters) 1. a towed 155mm field cannon produced by the U.S. throughout World War II. 2. a long, heavy cannon formerly carried by small naval vessels. noun 1. a long swivel cannon formerly used in naval warfare 2. a long-range land gun 3. an army slang name for cannon (sense 1)
noun, Nautical. 1. a single spar fitted above a topmast to carry topgallants, a royal, and all sails above.
[lawng-gur, long-; French lawn-gœr] /lɔŋˈgɜr, lɒŋ-; French lɔ̃ˈgœr/ noun, plural longueurs [lawng-gurz, long-; French lawn-gœr] /lɔŋˈgɜrz, lɒŋ-; French lɔ̃ˈgœr/ (Show IPA) 1. a long and boring passage in a literary work, drama, musical composition, or the like: The longueurs in this book make it almost unreadable. /French lɔ̃ɡœr/ noun 1. a period of boredom or […]
/ˈlɒŋɡəs/ noun 1. ?3rd century ad, Greek author of the prose romance Daphnis and Chloe