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Long time no see /lɒŋ taɪm noʊ 'si:/

(expression) (informal) Usage note: This term is used by many speakers.

A way of saying ‘I haven’t seen you for a long time’.

Example: Hey Pat, long time no see! How about we meet for a drink . . .next Tuesday? (http://www.markvirtue.com/trip/rambling.html)

Two friends who haven't seen each other for months greeting each other with 'Long time no see!'

(photo by Julia Miller)