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garrulous | garrulousness | garrulously

garrulous garrulousness garrulously
very talkative
  • How to Memorize
    • garrulous - talkative
  • Analysis

    A ‘garrulous’ person is somebody who is highly sociable and talkative. They tend to be quite open and friendly with people, which can be a positive in some situations, but if they are talking to a person who is shy or aloof, their garrulousness may be regarded as tedious or irritating.

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  • Example(s)
    1. My boss is quite a garrulous character, so I find it easy to get along with her.

    2. Joe’s garrulousness can sometimes lead him to say things that he shouldn’t, and to be overly familiar with people.

    3. She’s a garrulously intelligent and engaging politician, which is why she finds it so easy to connect with voters.