verbality

noun
ver·​bal·​i·​ty | \ ˌvərˈbalətē, -lətē, -i \
plural -es

Definition of verbality

1 : verbiage prolix, drawling stuff, full of stale, puling verbality— G. T. Buckley
2 : a verbal statement or formulation if they agree with these verbalities and effects, we can know that our ideas of the past are true— William James
3 : the quality or nature of a verb

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“Verbality.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/verbality. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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