- the quality of being garrulous; talkativeness; loquacity.
Origin of garrulity
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Examples from the Web for garrulity
If I had believed the "garrulity," as she called it, to have been unintentional, I might have been flattered.Kent Knowles: Quahaug
Joseph C. Lincoln
The landlady's garrulity was interrupted by a light scream: "Hugh, Hugh!"A Son of Hagar</p>
Sir Hall Caine
His garrulity might have an alcoholic basis, but his wits were clear enough.The Market-Place
The garrulity of the day had been given for the moment a new direction.Erik Dorn</p>
But enough of Christmas and its gambols; it is time for me to pause in this garrulity.The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.
Word Origin and History for garrulity
1580s, from Middle French garrulité, from Latin garrulitatem (nominative garrulitas) "chattering, loquacity," from garrulus (see garrulous).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper