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loquacious


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loquacious  \Lo*qua"cious\,  a.  [L.  loquax,  -acis,  talkative,  fr 
  loqui  to  speak;  cf  Gr  ?  to  rattle,  shriek,  shout.] 
  1.  Given  to  continual  talking;  talkative;  garrulous. 
 
  Loquacious,  brawling,  ever  in  the  wrong  --Dryden. 
 
  2.  Speaking;  expressive.  [R.]  --J.  Philips. 
 
  3.  Apt  to  blab  and  disclose  secrets. 
 
  Syn:  Garrulous;  talkative.  See  {Garrulous}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  loquacious 
  adj  :  full  of  trivial  conversation;  "kept  from  her  housework  by 
  gabby  neighbors"  [syn:  {chatty},  {gabby},  {garrulous}, 
  {talkative},  {talky}] 




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