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pleonastic

adjective

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using or containing more words than necessary to express an idea
  • a writer whose penchant for pleonastic phrasings would suggest that he is in dire need of a hard-nosed editor

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“Pleonastic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pleonastic. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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