Synonyms and Antonyms of rambling
passing from one topic to another
- I listened patiently to Mrs. Parsifal's rambling reminiscences, though I had no idea who "Dorothy" and "the stepson" were.
using or containing more words than necessary to express an idea
- I sat through another of his rambling lectures.
chatty, communicative, conversational, gabby, loquacious, talkative, talky, voluble
redundant, repetitious, tautological, tautologous
embellished, embroidered, exaggerated
bombastic, gaseous, gassy, grandiloquent, highfalutin (also hifalutin)
aphoristic, epigrammatic, sententious
abbreviated, abridged, condensed, shortened
abrupt, blunt, brusque (also brusk), curt, laconic, snippy