- the quality of being garrulous; talkativeness; loquacity.
Origin of garrulity
Related Words for garrulitygrandiloquence, wordiness, verboseness, prolixity, verbosity, logorrhea, loquaciousness, talkativeness, volubility, glibness, chattiness
Examples from the Web for garrulity
Historical Examples of 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
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
But enough of Christmas and its gambols; it is time for me to pause in this garrulity.The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.
1580s, from Middle French garrulité, from Latin garrulitatem (nominative garrulitas) "chattering, loquacity," from garrulus (see garrulous).