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battologize

[buh-tol-uh-jahyz] /bəˈtɒl əˌdʒaɪz/
verb (used with object), battologized, battologizing.
1.
to repeat (a word, phrase, mannerism, etc.) excessively.
verb (used without object), battologized, battologizing.
2.
(of writing or speaking) to repeat words, phrases, etc., to an excessive and tiresome degree.
Also, especially British, battologise.
Origin of battologize
1625-1635
First recorded in 1625-35; battolog(y) + -ize
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