[ ver-bos-i-tee ]
/ vərˈbɒs ɪ ti /


the state or quality of being verbose; superfluity of words; wordiness: His speeches were always marred by verbosity.

Origin of verbosity

From the Late Latin word verbōsitās, dating back to 1535–45. See verbose, -ity

Related forms

non·ver·bos·i·ty, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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