Definitions for loquaciousloʊˈkweɪ ʃəs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lo•qua•cious*loʊˈkweɪ ʃəs(adj.)

  1. talking or tending to talk much or freely; garrulous.

* Syn: See talkative.

Origin of loquacious:

1660–70; < L loquāx, s. loquāc-, der. of loquī to speak; see -acious

lo•qua′cious•ness-ˈkwæs ɪ ti(n.)

lo•quac′i•ty-ˈkwæs ɪ ti(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chatty, gabby, garrulous, loquacious, talkative, talky(adj)

    full of trivial conversation

    "kept from her housework by gabby neighbors"


  1. loquacious(Adjective)

    Talkative or chatty, especially of persons given to excess conversation.

  2. Origin: From loquacis, ‘talkative’, from loqui, ‘to speak’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loquacious(adj)

    given to continual talking; talkative; garrulous

  2. Loquacious(adj)

    speaking; expressive

  3. Loquacious(adj)

    apt to blab and disclose secrets


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