Definition of age-long in English:

age-long

Line breaks: age-long

adjective

[attributive]
Having existed for a very long time: the will to change age-long habits
More example sentences
  • This change in art is part of the general breakaway from age-long habits of thought that the Greeks achieved in the 5th century BC.
  • Take an in-depth look at how science is changing this age-long debate.
  • Muslims who care about their families and can afford the age-long tradition travel back to their hometowns to celebrate the biggest Islamic festival.

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Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal