Part of speech:

Longer than broad.

Part of speech: noun

A figure having greater length than breadth.

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Usage examples "oblong":

  1. This will give you an oblong. - "Little Folks' Handy Book", Lina Beard Adelia B. Beard.
  2. Berries very large, round- oblong, deep brownish- black, almost jet black; skin thick; flesh tender, juicy, sweet; good to best. - "Manual of American Grape-Growing", U. P. Hedrick.
  3. Within stood some fifty large oblong lodges, each housing several families. - "The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History", Various.