from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. superfluity of words; verbosity; long-windedness
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Superfluity of words.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Needless amplification in writing or speaking; use of more words than are necessary or desirable; verbiage; verbosity.
Latin perissologia, from Ancient Greek. (Wiktionary)