verbosity

[ ver-bos-i-tee ]SEE DEFINITION OF verbosity

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR VERBOSITY

Yet his fluency never ran off into the fatal channels of verbosity.

The last chapter, however, surpasses all the others in verbosity.

He must learn to exchange his verbosity for action in the great battle of life.

He draweth out the thread of his verbosity, finer than the staple of his argument.

But those Irish Shylocks must have their pound of verbosity.

But “he spins the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument.”

Hence the verbosity of law documents in which stops are not used.

They exchanged excuses and caresses with oriental demonstrativeness and verbosity.

It is exempt from verbosity; it considers only good results.

He draweth the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR VERBOSITY

rhetoric

nounwordiness; long speech
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