Prolixness
Prolixness Pro*lix"ness, n. Prolixity. --Adam Smith. [1913 Webster]

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  • prolixness — n. Prolixity …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • prolixness — pro·lix·ness …   English syllables

  • prolixness — noun boring verbosity • Syn: ↑prolixity, ↑windiness, ↑long windedness, ↑wordiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑long winded (for: ↑long windedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • long-windedness — noun boring verbosity • Syn: ↑prolixity, ↑prolixness, ↑windiness, ↑wordiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑long winded, ↑windy (for: ↑windines …   Useful english dictionary

  • prolixity — noun boring verbosity • Syn: ↑prolixness, ↑windiness, ↑long windedness, ↑wordiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑long winded (for: ↑long windedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • windiness — noun 1. a mildly windy state of the air • Syn: ↑breeziness • Derivationally related forms: ↑windy, ↑breezy (for: ↑breeziness) • Hypernyms: ↑stormines …   Useful english dictionary

  • wordiness — noun boring verbosity • Syn: ↑prolixity, ↑prolixness, ↑windiness, ↑long windedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑long winded (for: ↑long windedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • prolix — prolixity /proh lik si tee/, prolixness, n. prolixly, adv. /proh liks , proh liks/, adj. 1. extended to great, unnecessary, or tedious length; long and wordy. 2. (of a person) given to speaking or writing at great or tedious length. [1375 1425;… …   Universalium

  • prolixity — n. Diffuseness, prolixness, verbosity, tedious, length, minute detail …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • diffusion — n 1. dispersion, dissipation, dissipativi ty, circumfusion, spreading; scatteredness, scattering, strewing, bestrewing, sowing; dissemination, propagation, distribution, dispensation, circulation; effusion, effusiveness, radiation. 2. verbosity,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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