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talky

[taw-kee] /ˈtɔ ki/
adjective, talkier, talkiest.
1.
having or containing superfluous or purposeless talk, conversation, or dialogue, especially so as to impede action or progress:
a talky play that bored the audience.
2.
inclined to talk a great deal; talkative.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; talk + -y1
Related forms
talkiness, noun
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  • It's a typically nervy performance that pumps adrenaline into what is essentially a talky moral debate.
  • It is also at times excruciatingly earnest and as pedantically talky as a meeting of a high school debating society.
  • Yet the film never turns into a series of talky set pieces.
  • But it also internalizes a lot of the pretentiousness of said colleges and is far too talky and self-serious for its own good.
  • It's sometimes talky or clunky and its characters can seem wooden, but on the whole, it gets the job done.
British Dictionary definitions for talky

talky

/ˈtɔːkɪ/
adjective talkier, talkiest
1.
containing too much dialogue or inconsequential talk: a talky novel
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