Synonyms and Antonyms of verbosity
the use of too many words to express an idea your ideas are good, but your penchant for verbosity is unfortunate Synonyms of verbosity circumlocution, diffuseness, diffusion, garrulity, garrulousness, logorrhea, long-windedness, periphrasis, prolixity, redundancy, verbalism, verboseness, verbiage, windiness, wordage, wordinessWords Related to verbosity circuitousness, circularity, digressiveness; pleonasm, tautology; reiteration, repetition, repetitiousness, repetitiveness; embellishment, embroidering, exaggeration, hyperbole, overstatementNear Antonyms of verbosity brevity, briefness, compactness, conciseness, concision, crispness, pithiness, succinctness, terseness
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