Definition of long-distance relationship in English:

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long-distance relationship


A romantic relationship between two people who live far apart and so are unable to meet on a frequent basis: staying in touch is the key to surviving a long-distance relationship
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  • Okay, I'm lying: I couldn't handle a long-distance relationship.
  • I know we're strong enough for a long-distance relationship.
  • He hadn't tried to stop me from leaving or even mention an attempt at making a long-distance relationship work.

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