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Definition of Wordy


  1. Of or pertaining to words; consisting of words; verbal; as, a wordy war.
  2. Using many words; verbose; as, a wordy speaker.
  3. Containing many words; full of words.

Wordy Quotations

Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact.
George Eliot

Sometimes people write novels and they just be so wordy and so self-absorbed.
Kanye West

I'd never done a straight play before, never, and it was very hard work - really, really hard work. It was dense, really wordy, and I was determined to learn every word of it - not just skip over bits and pieces.
Bette Midler

EVOO is extra-virgin olive oil. I first coined 'EVOO' on my cooking show because saying 'extra virgin olive oil' over and over was wordy, and I'm an impatient girl - that's why I make 30-minute meals!
Rachael Ray

I'm going to start work on developing a series for HBO, because I'm naturally given to episodic stories of considerable length. And I won't have to listen to complaints about how wordy and long my work is if you can watch it on your telephone on the subway: You can make it conform to your day as if it were a book.
Tony Kushner
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Wordy Translations

wordy in German is wortreichen, wortreich
wordy in Swedish is ordrik

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