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Definition of Verbose

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wordy, long-winded, containing more words than necessary
Verbose Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Abounding in words; using or containing more words than are necessary; tedious by a multiplicity of words; prolix; wordy; as, a verbose speaker; a verbose argument.
  
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verbose
\ver*bose"\ (?), a. [l. verbosus, from verbum a word. see verb.] abounding in words; using or containing more words than are necessary; tedious by a multiplicity of words; prolix; wordy; as, a verbose speaker; a verbose argument. too verbose in their way of speaking. -- ver*bose"ly , adv. -- ver*bose"ness , n.
verbose
adj : using or containing too many words; "long-winded (or windy) speakers"; "verbose and ineffective instructional methods"; "newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials"; "proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes" [syn: long-winded, tedious, windy, wordy]



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JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Geirgar = a. verbose, wordy
Geiriol = a. verbal, verbose
Anagram
     observe     obverse
GLOSSARY OF ESOTERIC WORDS
containing more words than necessary
EG:Revolutions are always verbose.(L.TROTSKY)
WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. using or containing too many words; "long-winded (or windy) speakers"; "verbose and ineffective instructional methods"; "newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials"; "proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes"
(synonym) long-winded, tedious, windy, wordy
(similar) prolix
Verbose Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Phobia
Fear of words
Verbose Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
JDK Doc(JAVA)
- Static variable in class java.rmi.server.LogStream 
public static final int VERBOSE
Deprecated.  log level constant (verbose logging)log level constant (verbose logging)
Verbose Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Verbosity or verboseness is speech or writing which uses more words than needed. A common example is "Despite the fact that" as a common replacement for "Although". Antonyms of verbosity include succinctness, concision, laconism, and plain language.

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