loquacious
[ loh-kwey-shuhs ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Mid 17th century; Latin from Latin loquax, loquac- (from loqui ‘talk’) + -ious
Synonyms
  • talkative
  • chatty
  • garrulous
  • voluble
  • babbling
  • chattering
  • gabby
  • jabbering
Antonyms
  • quiet
  • silent
  • untalkative
  • restrained
  • subdued
Definition
talking or tending to talk much or freely; talkative; chattering; babbling; garrulous
Example
Everyone around the table was getting very impatient with the loquacious dinner guest.
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