shaggy–dog story

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shaggy–dog story /ˌʃægiˌdɑːg-/ noun
plural shaggy–dog stories
shaggy–dog story
/ˌʃægiˌdɑːg-/
noun
plural shaggy–dog stories
Learner's definition of SHAGGY–DOG STORY
[count] old-fashioned
: a long story or joke with an ending that is disappointing or that makes no sense
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