stultiloquence

noun
stul·​til·​o·​quence | \ ˌstəlˈtiləkwən(t)s \
plural -s

Definition of stultiloquence

: senseless or silly talk : babble

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Other Words from stultiloquence

stultiloquent \ (ˈ)⸗¦⸗⸗kwənt \ or stultiloquential \ ˌ⸗¦⸗⸗¦kwenchəl \ adjective

History and Etymology for stultiloquence

Latin stultiloquentia, from stultus foolish + loquent-, loquens (present participle of loqui to speak) + -ia -y

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“Stultiloquence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stultiloquence. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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