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garrulity

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Synonyms and Antonyms of garrulity

  1. the use of too many words to express an idea in her article the professor resorts to garrulity in a vain attempt to disguise the fact that she has very little worth saying Synonyms circumlocution, diffuseness, diffusion, verbiage, garrulousness, logorrhea, long-windedness, periphrasis, prolixity, redundancy, verbalism, verboseness, verbosity, windiness, wordage, wordinessRelated Words circuitousness, circularity, digressiveness; pleonasm, tautology; reiteration, repetition, repetitiousness, repetitiveness; embellishment, embroidering, exaggeration, hyperbole, overstatementNear Antonyms brevity, briefness, compactness, conciseness, concision, crispness, pithiness, succinctness, terseness


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