Tuesday, June 11, 2002
garrulous adjective [GAIR-uh-lus; GAIR-yuh-] Talking much, especially about commonplace or trivial things; talkative.
Definitions for garrulous
- Talking much, especially about commonplace or trivial things; talkative.
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Citations for garrulous
Without saying a single word she managed to radiate disapproval . . . the air seemed to grow heavy with it and the most garrulous talker would wilt and fall silent.
He was as garrulous as a magpie.
Origin of garrulous
Garrulous is from Latin garrulus, from garrire, "to chatter, to babble."