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Definition of "garrulous" []

  • Given to excessive and often trivial or rambling talk; tiresomely talkative. (adjective)
  • Wordy and rambling: a garrulous speech. (adjective)
  • Given to constant and frivolous chatter; loquacious; talkative (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Wordy or diffuse; prolix (adjective)

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Use "garrulous" in a sentence
  • "Miss Letitia presided over the table in garrulous majesty."
  • ""He might almost have been called garrulous," Pamela agreed."
  • "The general isn't what you'd call a garrulous man."