Each answer is two words (possibly hyphenated), and the first word is “long.” (e.g., Of long duration or existence. Answer: Long-standing.)
1. A track and field event where distance is the criteria. 2. A city in Southern California. 3. Warm underwear with long legs.
4. In bridge, it is a holding of several cards of one suit in a hand. 5. Brooklyn is on it. 6. It is equivalent to 2,240 pounds.
7. A military retreat by the Red Army. 8. Wearily verbose. 9. A venture that involves great risk.
1. Long jump. 2. Long Beach. 3. Long johns. 4. Long suit. 5. Long Island. 6. Long ton. 7. Long March. 8. Long-winded. 9. Long shot (long odds).