garrulous person


garrulous person
talkative person

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Garrulous — Gar ru*lous, a. [L. garrulus, fr. garrire to chatter, talk; cf. Gr. ? voice, ? to speak, sing. Cf. {Call}.] 1. Talking much, especially about commonplace or trivial things; talkative; loquacious. [1913 Webster] The most garrulous people on earth …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • garrulous — gar|ru|lous [ gerələs ] adjective a garrulous person talks a lot ╾ gar|ru|lous|ly adverb ╾ gar|ru|lous|ness noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • garrulous — UK [ˈɡærʊləs] / US [ˈɡerələs] adjective a garrulous person talks a lot Derived words: garrulously adverb garrulousness noun uncountable …   English dictionary

  • Garrulously — Garrulous Gar ru*lous, a. [L. garrulus, fr. garrire to chatter, talk; cf. Gr. ? voice, ? to speak, sing. Cf. {Call}.] 1. Talking much, especially about commonplace or trivial things; talkative; loquacious. [1913 Webster] The most garrulous people …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Garrulousness — Garrulous Gar ru*lous, a. [L. garrulus, fr. garrire to chatter, talk; cf. Gr. ? voice, ? to speak, sing. Cf. {Call}.] 1. Talking much, especially about commonplace or trivial things; talkative; loquacious. [1913 Webster] The most garrulous people …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • talkative — talkatively, adv. talkativeness, n. /taw keuh tiv/, adj. inclined to talk a great deal: One drink and she became very talkative. [1400 50; late ME; see TALK, ATIVE] Syn. wordy, verbose, prolix. TALKATIVE, GARRULOUS, LOQUACIOUS characterize a… …   Universalium

  • talkative — talk•a•tive [[t]ˈtɔ kə tɪv[/t]] adj. inclined to talk a great deal • Etymology: 1400–50 talk′a•tive•ly, adv. talk′a•tive•ness, n. syn: talkative, garrulous, loquacious characterize a person who talks a great deal. talkative is a neutral or mildly …   From formal English to slang

  • clapper — [klap′ər] n. 1. a person who claps 2. the moving part inside a bell, that strikes the side of the bell; tongue 3. the tongue of a garrulous person: used facetiously …   English World dictionary

  • Mr.Garagasa (film) — Infobox Film name = Mr. Garagasa| director = Dinesh Baboo writer = Dinesh Baboo producer = Srinivasulu Hospet released = 12 April, 2008 language = Kannada country = India music = Manikanth Kadri lyrics = Raghu Urdigar starring = Komal Kumar,… …   Wikipedia

  • talker — talk·er (tôʹkər) n. One who talks, especially a loquacious or garrulous person. * * * …   Universalium


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