characterized by a ready and continuous flow of words; fluent; glib; talkative: a voluble spokesman for the cause.

1565–75; < Latin volūbilis which turns easily, flowing, equivalent to volū-, base of volvere to turn + -bilis -ble

volubility, volubleness, noun
volubly, adverb
nonvolubility, noun
nonvoluble, adjective
nonvolubleness, noun
nonvolubly, adverb
unvoluble, adjective
unvolubleness, noun
unvolubly, adverb

articulate, garrulous, loquacious. See fluent.

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voluble (ˈvɒljʊbəl)
1.  talking easily, readily, and at length; fluent
2.  archaic easily turning or rotating, as on an axis
3.  rare (of a plant) twining or twisting
[C16: from Latin volūbilis turning readily, fluent, from volvere to turn]

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1575, "liable to constant change," from Fr. voluble, from L. volubilis "that turns around, rolling, flowing, fluent" (of speech), from volvere "to turn around, roll" (see vulva). Meaning "fluent, talkative" first recorded 1588.
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Example sentences
Normally a voluble critic of political and social mores, he emerged from confinement last month noticeably thinner and quieter.
He became as voluble in his admiration as he had been before in his reproof.
They're not voluble, and so that's all taken against them.
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