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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Boring verbosity.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : long-winded after-dinner speakers. ,another of his long-winded election speeches
  • Hence, the long-windedness (for maximum rhetorical effect).
  • As an example of long-windedness, I would offer Mrs.Palin. —
  • ConHigh risk of gaffes, plus an energy-killing long-windedness. for more
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