Synonyms for verbosevərˈboʊs

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  1. long-winded, tedious, verbose, windy, wordy(adj)

    using or containing too many words

    Synonyms:
    dull, wearisome, windy, wordy, boring, verbose, blowy, tedious, slow, impractical, airy, tiresome, breezy, ho-hum, long-winded, irksome, visionary, deadening

    Antonyms:
    concise

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  1. verbose(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    wordy, long-winded

    Antonyms:
    terse, concise

  2. verbose(adjective)

    Abounding in words, containing more words than necessary. Long winded, or windy.

    Synonyms:
    wordy, long-winded

    Antonyms:
    terse, concise

  3. verbose(adjective)

    Producing unusually detailed output for diagnostic purposes.

    Synonyms:
    long-winded, wordy

    Antonyms:
    terse, concise

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  1. verbose

    Garrulous signifies given to constant trivial talking. Chattering signifies uttering rapid, noisy, and unintelligible, or scarcely intelligible, sounds, whether articulate words or such as resemble them; chattering is often used of vocal sounds that may be intelligible by themselves but are ill understood owing to confusion of many voices or other cause. The talkative person has a strong disposition to talk, with or without an abundance of words, or many ideas; the loquacious person has an abundant flow of language and much to say on any subject suggested; either may be lively and for a time entertaining; the garrulous person is tedious, repetitious, petty, and self-absorbed. Verbose is applied to utterances more formal than conversation, as to writings or public addresses. We speak of a chattering monkey or a chattering idiot, a talkative child, a talkative or loquacious woman, a garrulous old man, a verbose writer. Compare CIRCUMLOCUTION.

    Synonyms:
    chattering, garrulous, loquacious, talkative

    Antonyms:
    laconic, reserved, reticent, silent, speechless, taciturn

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detailed, wordy, long-winded


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