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Definition of "long-windedness" [long-windedness]

  • The use of more words than are necessary for clarity or precision; verbosity, prolixity. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "long-windedness" in a sentence
  • "My take on this has always been that such long-windedness is antithetical to keeping the peace."
  • "The pitch session was not as quick as it should have been, thanks to my long-windedness, but it went well."
  • "I am biased against long-windedness, I've never known it to be anything other than a tactic to hide shortcomings."