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The updates his platoons filed every day helped commanders track targets of interest, but they were sometimes wordy or hard to parse.
HOW A RETIRED ARMY RANGER HELPED RON RIVERA SEPARATE THE INTERESTING FROM THE IMPORTANTSAM FORTIERJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In the parlor, their undisputed court, the ladies received the attention which had been diverted from them by the wordy war.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
If Guy Oscard was no great adept at wordy warfare, he was at all events strong in his reception of punishment.
WITH EDGED TOOLSHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
He looked down the stairs and saw Tom and Tad Sobber near a landing, having a wordy quarrel.
THE ROVER BOYS ON THE FARMARTHUR M. WINFIELD (AKA EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
Others joined in the wordy attack, much to the elderly woman's confusion and shame.
WATCH YOURSELF GO BYAL. G. FIELD
They speak with their lives instead of their tongues, concerning so many things that other people are wordy about.
UNVEILING A PARALLELALICE ILGENFRITZ JONES AND ELLA MARCHANT
Nor was it till after a long and desperate wordy altercation that the clamor was subdued, and decorum at length restored.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. I (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
The book likewise contains a masterly, though wordy and disconnected, account of the circulation of capital.
KARL MARXACHILLE LORIA
A handwritten letter is not so apt to be wordy—it is too much trouble to write.
HOW TO WRITE LETTERS (FORMERLY THE BOOK OF LETTERS)MARY OWENS CROWTHER
The German physiologists doubted this, and for some time there was a wordy warfare between the rival camps.
MAKERS OF BRITISH BOTANY; A COLLECTION OF BIOGRAPHIES BY LIVING BOTANISTSVARIOUS

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