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Definition of "wordish" [word•ish]

  • Of or pertaining to words; verbal; wordy. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wordish" in a sentence
  • "The seeds for new things bookish and wordish; and the challenge will be to see how they transplant to the various soils of the region, cross-pollinated with local partnerships."
  • "A perfect picture I say, for hee yeeldeth to the powers of the minde an image of that whereof the Philosopher bestoweth but a wordish description, which doth neither strike, pearce, nor possesse, the sight of the soule so much, as that other doth."
  • "A perfect picture, I say; for he yieldeth to the powers of the mind an image of that whereof the philosopher bestoweth but a wordish description: which doth neither strike, pierce, nor possess the sight of the soul so much as that other doth."
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