garrulity

noun gar·ru·li·ty \ gə-ˈrü-lə-tē , ga- \

Definition of garrulity

: the quality or state of being garrulous

Examples of garrulity in a Sentence

  1. in her article the professor resorts to garrulity in a vain attempt to disguise the fact that she has very little worth saying

Origin and Etymology of garrulity

borrowed from Middle French & Latin; Middle French garrulité, borrowed from Latin garrulitāt-, garrulitās, from garrulus "chatty, garrulous" + -itāt-, -itās -ity



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