Thesaurus / wordy

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The updates his platoons filed every day helped commanders track targets of interest, but they were sometimes wordy or hard to parse.
In her appearance on our wordy and contentious stage I see the commencement of a new era of things.
To this the Count offers a most wordy declaration of the benefits conferred by Spain.
AN ENGLISH GRAMMARW. M. BASKERVILL AND J. W. SEWELL
A wordy war followed, and in the end Roy Bock got his nose punched, which made him more angry than ever.
THE PUTNAM HALL CHAMPIONSARTHUR M. WINFIELD
Taunt succeeded taunt, reproach reproach, and so the wordy warfare was worked up to its climax.
ROGUES AND VAGABONDSGEORGE R. SIMS
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
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)
They reached the bungalow, and as Swinton pushed open a wooden door he was greeted by wordy tumult.
At this unfortunate remark, Mrs O'Flaherty bounds from her seat: and an appalling tempest of wordy wrath breaks out.
O'FLAHERTY V. C.GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
But I have left out all the miracles—most of the wordy war of doctrines—most of the atrocities of persecutors and inquisitors.

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