Examples of logorrhea in a Sentence
the article suffers from the logorrhea that infects so much academic writing
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Audra is armed with a pronounced case of logorrhea, an untamed curiosity, an ability to befriend almost anyone.
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Origin and Etymology of logorrhea
First Known Use: circa 1892See Words from the same year
Synonymscircumlocution, diffuseness, diffusion, garrulity, garrulousness, verbiage, long-windedness, periphrasis, prolixity, redundancy, verbalism, verboseness, verbosity, windiness, wordage, wordiness
Related Wordscircuitousness, circularity, digressiveness; pleonasm, tautology; reiteration, repetition, repetitiousness, repetitiveness; embellishment, embroidering, exaggeration, hyperbole, overstatement
Near Antonymsbrevity, briefness, compactness, conciseness, concision, crispness, pithiness, succinctness, terseness
medical Definition of logorrhea
logorrheicor chiefly British logorrhoeic play \-ˈrē-ik\ adjective
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