Loquacity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Loquacity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ loquacity
loquacity
loquaciousness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ talkativeness
talkativeness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ garrulity
garrulity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ multiloquence
multiloquence
much speaking
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ jaw
jaw
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ gabble
gabble
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ jabber
jabber
chatter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ prate
prate
prattle
cackle
clack
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ twaddle
twaddle
twattle
rattle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ caquet
caquet
caquetterie
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ blabber
blabber
bavardage
bibble-babble
gibble-gabble
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ small talk
small talk
&c.(converse) 588
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ fluency
fluency
flippancy
volubility
flowing
tongue
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ flow of words
flow of words
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ flux de bouche
flux de bouche
flux de mots
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ copia verborum
copia verborum
cacoethes loquendi
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ furor loquendi
furor loquendi
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ verbosity
verbosity
&c.(diffuseness) 573
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ gift of the gab
gift of the gab
&c.(eloquence) 582
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ talker
talker
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ chatterer
chatterer
chatterbox
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ babbler
babbler
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ rattle
rattle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ranter
ranter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sermonizer
sermonizer
proser
driveler
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ blatherskite
blatherskite
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ gossip
gossip
&c.(converse) 588
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ magpie
magpie
jay
parrot
poll
Babel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ moulin a paroles
moulin a paroles
PARAG:Loquacity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be loquacious
be loquacious
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ talk glibly
talk glibly
pour forth
patter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ prate
prate
palaver
prose
chatter
prattle
clack
jabber
jaw
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ blather
blather
blatter
blether
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ rattle
rattle
rattle on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ twaddle
twaddle
twattle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ babble
babble
gabble
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ outtalk
outtalk
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ talk oneself out of breath
talk oneself out of breath
talk oneself hoarse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ expatiate
expatiate
&c.(speak at length) 573
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gossip
gossip
&c.(converse) 588
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ din in the ears
din in the ears
&c.(repeat) 104
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ talk at random
talk at random
talk nonsense
&c. 497
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be hoarse with talking
be hoarse with talking
PARAG:Loquacity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ loquacious
loquacious
talkative
garrulous
linguacious|
multiloquous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ largiloquent|
largiloquent|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ chattering
chattering
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ chatty
chatty
&c.(sociable) 892
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ declamatory
declamatory
&c. 582
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ open-mouthed
open-mouthed
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ fluent
fluent
voluble
glib
flippant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ long tongued
long tongued
long winded
&c.(diffuse) 573
PARAG:Loquacity->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ trippingly on the tongue
trippingly on the tongue
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ glibly
glibly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ off the reel
off the reel

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Loquacity — Lo*quac i*ty, n. [L. loquacitas: cf. F. loquacit[ e].] The habit or practice of talking continually or excessively; inclination to talk too much; talkativeness; garrulity. [1913 Webster] Too great loquacity and too great taciturnity by fits.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • loquacity — index prolixity, tautology Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • loquacity — c.1200, from L. loquacitatem (nom. loquacitas) talkativeness, from loquax talkative (see LOQUACIOUS (Cf. loquacious)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • loquacity — loquacity, loquaciousness garrulity, volubility, glibness, talkativeness (see under TALKATIVE) Analogous words: chattering or chatter, chatting or chat, gabbing or gab, prating or prate, jabbering or jabber (see CHAT vb): fluency, articulateness …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • loquacity — [lō kwas′ə tē] n. [L loquacitas < loquax: see LOQUACIOUS] talkativeness, esp. when excessive …   English World dictionary

  • loquacity — /loh kwas i tee/, n., pl. loquacities. 1. the state of being loquacious; talkativeness; garrulity. 2. an instance of talkativeness or garrulity; a loquacious flow of talk: The sherry increased my loquacity. [1595 1605; < L loquacitas… …   Universalium

  • loquacity — noun Talkativeness; the quality of being loquacious. Their silence would have been awkward but for the loquacity of Jane, who talked enough for all three. Syn: loquaciousness See Also: loquacious …   Wiktionary

  • loquacity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Talkativeness Nouns 1. loquacity, loquaciousness, talkativeness, volubility, garrulity, multiloquence, flow of words, gift of gab, eloquence, fluency. Slang, flannel mouth. See speech. 2. diffuseness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • loquacity — loquacious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ talkative. DERIVATIVES loquaciously adverb loquaciousness noun loquacity noun. ORIGIN Latin loquax, from loqui to talk …   English terms dictionary

  • loquacity — noun Date: 13th century the quality or state of being very talkative …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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