What does loquacious mean?

Definitions for loquaciousloʊˈkweɪ ʃəs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word loquacious.

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Loquacious

    lo-kwā′shus, adj. talkative.—adv. Loquā′ciously.—ns. Loquā′ciousness, Loquac′ity, talkativeness. [L. loquax, -acisloqui, to speak.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of loquacious in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of loquacious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Johann Kaspar Lavater:

    He who seldom speaks, and with one calm well-timed word can strike dumb the loquacious, is a genius or a hero.

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