Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Given to the use of the tongue; talkative.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Given to the use of the tongue; loquacious.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Talkative; loquacious.

Etymologies

Latin linguax, -acis, loquacious, from lingua tongue. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • On the summit, Obed fully expected to encounter Esther, of whose linguacious powers he had too often been furnished with the most sinister reproofs, and of which he stood in an awe too salutary to covet a repetition of the attacks.

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  • Webster's Second, for example, lists linguipotence, ` the mastery of languages, 'linguister (and later lingster), ` interpreter,' and even linguacious, ` loquacious. '

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol X No 4

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