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- n. An excess of words or talk.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Excess of words or talk.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as multiloquence.
But Ms. Hustvedt rarely belabors the theme—this brisk, ebullient novel is a potpourri of poems, diary entries, emails and quicksilver self-analysis: "My own head was a storehouse of multiloquy, the flux de mots of myriad contrarians who argued and debated and skewered one another with mordant parley."
Remember, that thou must answer for every idle word, that in multiloquy, the wisest man shall overshoot himself.
‘multiloquy’ (Beaumont, _Psyche_); if ‘dyscolous’ (Foxe), ‘ataraxy’
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