longueur definition

  • noun:
    • A tedious passageway in a work of literature or performing art: "longueurs and passages of meretricious vulgarity” ( Stephen Schiff).
    • an extended passage in a dramatic or literary work, specially a dull or tiresome one; a time period of boredom.
    • a thing that is long-drawn-out and tiresome, as a passage in a book.
    • a period of dullness or boredom (especially in a-work of literary works or performing art)

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