Definition of garrulity in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɡaˈruːlɪti/


[mass noun]
Excessive talkativeness, especially on trivial matters: the character’s comic garrulity
More example sentences
  • He could have replied ‘no‘or ‘yes‘, but his natural garrulity drew him into a longer answer that initially seemed to contradict his earlier arguments.’
  • The only occasion when our terseness transforms into garrulity is when we watch and discuss cricket.
  • Swift employs what is fundamentally a trope of garrulity: a single voice is allowed to soliloquize at length.

Words that rhyme with garrulity

credulity, sedulity

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