Definition of Talkativeness

1. Noun. The quality of being wordy and talkative.

Exact synonyms: Garrulity, Garrulousness, Loquaciousness, Loquacity
Generic synonyms: Communicativeness
Specialized synonyms: Leresis
Derivative terms: Garrulous, Garrulous, Loquacious, Loquacious, Talkative, Talkative, Talkative



Definition of Talkativeness

1. Noun. The state of being talkative. ¹

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Definition of Talkativeness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Talkativeness

talk softly and carry a big stick
talk someone's ear off
talk someone under the table
talk terms
talk the talk
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talk to the hand
talk trash
talk turkey
talk up
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talkathon
talkathons
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talkativeness (current term)
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talkfest

Literary usage of Talkativeness

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1. Plutarch's Morals: Ethical Essays by Plutarch, Arthur Richard Shilleto (1888)
"Philosophy finds talkativeness a disease very difficult and hard to cure. For its remedy, conversation, requires hearers : but talkative people hear nobody, ..."

2. Winter Evenings: Or Lucubrations on Life and Letters. by Vicesimus Knox (1805)
"With such cautions there is no doubt but that talkativeness is greatly to be preferred to taciturnity, both for our own and ethers pleasure and improvement. ..."

3. Trade Associations: Their Organization and Management by Emmett Hay Naylor (1921)
"The Dangers of talkativeness Just as a secretary must avoid being too friendly to certain members, he must never under any condition whatsoever discuss one ..."

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