at long last

at long last
if something happens at long last, it happens after you have been waiting for it for a long time

The train's here at long last.


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  • long foretold, long last; short notice, soon past — Cf. 1863 R. FITZROY Weather Book 15 The longer the time between the signs and the change foretold by them, the longer such altered weather will last; and, on the contrary, the less the time between a warning and a change, the shorter will be the… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • at\ long\ last — • at last • at long last adv. phr. After a long time; finally. The war had been long and hard, but now there was peace at last. The boy saved his money until at last he had enough for a bicycle …   Словарь американских идиом

  • at long last — ► at last (or at long last) in the end; after much delay. Main Entry: ↑last …   English terms dictionary

  • at long last — at (long) last after much delay. The line of traffic began to move at last. Related vocabulary: it s about time, it is high time …   New idioms dictionary

  • at long last — adverb as the end result of a succession or process ultimately he had to give in at long last the winter was over • Syn: ↑ultimately, ↑finally, ↑in the end, ↑at last • Derived from adjective: ↑final …   Useful english dictionary

  • at (long) last — idi at (long) last, after considerable delay; finally …   From formal English to slang

  • At Long Last Leave — «At Long Last Leave» «Наконец ушедшие» Эпизод «Симпсонов» …   Википедия

  • At Long Last Love — Infobox Film name = At Long Last Love image size = caption = original theatrical poster director = Peter Bogdanovich producer = writer = Peter Bogdanovich narrator = starring = Burt Reynolds Cybill Shepherd music = cinematography = editing =… …   Wikipedia

  • at last (or at long last) — in the end; after much delay. → last …   English new terms dictionary

  • At Long Last Love (song) — At Long Last Love is a popular song written by Cole Porter, for his 1938 musical You Never Know , where it was introduced by Clifton Webb.Notable recordings*Ella Fitzgerald Ella Loves Cole (1972) *Julie London (1965) *Jack Jones Shall We Dance… …   Wikipedia

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