What is the longest word in the English Language?


I heard it today but it was waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay to long to remember.Could someone tell me it please?


waaaaaa..means way..

6 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    used to be


    don't know if it still is

  • 1 decade ago

    This is hard to figure because what do you not include. There are chemical names that would go on for pages. Then there are compound names. 100 years is a centennial. Well if you keep adding to that you will keep making the name longer and longer. 175 years in letters would be nearly 35 letters long. But in normal words that are in use, the antidistablishment... is the longest.


  • 1 decade ago

    The longest word in any major English language dictionary is pneumono­ultra­micro­scopic­silico­volcano­coniosis, a 45-letter word supposed to refer to a lung disease contracted from the inhalation of volcanic ash

    my english teacher in high school put this on a vocab and spelling test but because i've been out of high school for almost 10 years i got it off wikipedia.com

  • 1 decade ago

    Antidisestablishmentarianism is usually the longest one that people can easily remember.

    It means being for the establishment.

    or actually, being against being against the establishment.

    Anti _________dis_________ establishment ______tarianism

    negative ____ negative______ establishment_____ involvement

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    George W. Bush because his lies.

  • 1 decade ago

    Supercalifragilisticexpealidiocious. Even though.............

    Source(s): Sound of music? King and I?
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