To be around for

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Definition

(This church) has been around for (hundreds of years): (This church) has existed for, has survived for, has endured (hundreds of years); (This church) was built (hundreds of years) ago
idiom

Examples

  • "Moira : It's called 'haggis', Brent, and it's a traditional Scottish dish which has been around for hundreds of years."

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