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  • adj. Fluent or voluble in speech; loquacious; garrulous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Fluent, or voluble in speech; loquacious; garrulous.

Etymologies

From Middle English tungy, equivalent to tongue +‎ -y. Compare Old English tynge ("fluent, eloquent, skillful"). (Wiktionary)

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