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    verbose - Dictionary definition and meaning for word verbose

    Definition
    (adj) using or containing too many words
    Synonyms : long-winded , tedious , windy , wordy
    Example Sentence
    • long-winded (or windy) speakers
    • verbose and ineffective instructional methods
    • newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials
    • proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for verbose

VER for verbal BOSE for boss; so you may say that your boss is excessively verbal.

verb + ose ..hence can be related to verbal and hence word

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relate it to "Verbal",as verbally we go for words to convey our msg,so verbose is with lots of words(wordy)

verbal overdose:i.e. too many words giving overdose

break it as verb->words and ose->ooze ..words are ozig out

verb obesity

overdose of verbs == verbose

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