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  • Multiloquence — Mul*til o*quence, n. Quality of being multiloquent; use of many words; talkativeness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • multiloquence — noun The state or condition of being multiloquent; talkativeness …   Wiktionary

  • multiloquence — talkativeness; use of many words Styles of Speech …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • multiloquence — n. Loquacity, talkativeness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • multiloquence — ˌməlˈtilə̇kwən(t)s noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin multiloquentia, from Latin multi + loquentia (as in eloquentia eloquence) : garrulousness, talkativeness …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 …   English dictionary for students

  • multiloquent — adjective talkative See Also: multiloquence …   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

  • Speech — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Speech >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 speech speech faculty of speech Sgm: N 1 locution locution talk parlance verbal intercourse prolation oral communication word of mouth parole palaver prattle …   English dictionary for students

  • Styles of Speech — Here we have 54 words referring to manners or styles of speaking, words that use the suffix loquent , loquence , or loquy , from Latin loqui (to speak). While in an age of text messaging, public speaking has lost its once vaunted status as a… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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