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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
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Verbosity is speech or writing which is deemed to use an excess of words. The opposite of verbosity is succinctness, which can be found in plain language (including Plain English), and laconism.

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