This tends to prolixity, and I felt that my unfinished piece was particularly faulty in that respect.
You will pardon an old man's prolixity, in consideration for the motives which prompt it.
On the other hand, the partisans of the Administration find fault with the prolixity of the legislators.
But it also causes his lack of depth and the prolixity by which he is characterized.
Still, we must all admit that the danger is on the side of prolixity.
It has not the prolixity which is so common a fault of apocalyptic commentators.
The other two series, that of the ten and that of the eleven moments, are omitted for fear of prolixity.
Now if this prolixity is unnecessary for you, another may need it.
He has been reproached with a prolixity and tediousness, which has naturalised the verb lambiner in the French language.
I am sorry to see you smile—at my prolixity I fear; therefore I will relieve you of it.
late 14c., from Old French prolixité "verbosity" (13c.), from Latin prolixitatem (nominative prolixitas), from prolixus (see prolix).