verbosely

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adv verbosely in a verbose manner "she explained her ideas verbosely"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • verbosely In a verbose manner; wordily; prolixly.
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Quotations

  • Leon Trotsky
    Leon%20Trotsky
    “Revolutions are always verbose.”
  • Dan Quayle
    Dan%20Quayle
    “Verbosity leads to unclear, inarticulate things.”

Usage

In literature:

But the labels, though verbose, are scarcely full enough.
"Certain Personal Matters" by H. G. Wells
She is so intoxicated with her own verbosity that she can neither listen to the sounds of her own voice nor analyze her own utterances.
"The Vitalized School" by Francis B. Pearson
The prayers, too, are long, verbose, and full of repetitions.
"History Of Ancient Civilization" by Charles Seignobos
Her soul of energy and action was inspired with secret contempt for the tedious and verbose debates which led to nothing.
"History of the Girondists, Volume I" by Alphonse de Lamartine
I am practising verbosity for the book I am going to write some day.
"Sunny Slopes" by Ethel Hueston
They mistake a gaudy verbosity for eloquence.
"Modern Skepticism: A Journey Through the Land of Doubt and Back Again" by Joseph Barker
If there was anything doing I should become as verbose again as ever.
"Letters from France" by Isaac Alexander Mack
Against all this mystification both of silence and verbosity Shaw has been a splendid and smashing protest.
"George Bernard Shaw" by Gilbert K. Chesterton
His style was formal, cumbrous, extremely verbose, without sparkle and without fire.
"Historical and Political Essays" by William Edward Hartpole Lecky
There is a long-winded, verbose and ridiculous "lecture" at the end of the "Kloran" that endeavors to give a history of the original Ku Klux Klan.
"The Modern Ku Klux Klan" by Henry Peck Fry
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In news:

To speak or write verbosely and windily.
The middle-aged man I picked up at Vendetta is in a hyperactively verbose lather and likely on coke, though meth is a distinct possibility.
The verbose creator of Two and a Half Men is known for sending zingers in his post-show vanity cards, and he's set his sights on a new target – The Bachelor/Bachelorette franchise.
Extremely Lewd & Incredibly Verbose : Rap Flicks Retrofit Two Controversial Figures.
Solving Healthcare Through Verbosity .
Verbose Meredith Vieira Shows Why Men Aren't the Only Virile Ones in News Biz.
During the Democratic primary campaign Governor Bill Clinton 's verbosity became a strange part of his "character problem".
But by the one-hour mark of this 100-minute play, verbosity overcomes all the sexy sizzle, leaving one jonesing for another hit like those provided by the earlier scenes.
Extremely Lewd & Incredibly Verbose: Rap Flicks Retrofit Two Controversial Figures.
When TMZ began reporting late this afternoon that Michael Jackson was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital suffering from cardiac arrest, the typically verbose Twittersphere was shockingly, at a loss for words.
Pristine intentions can't forestall the tedium in writer-director Marios Stilianakis' verbose and unfocused drama.
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In science:

MsgLevel specifies how verbose the master–slave communication is reported on screen.
A Simple Way to Distribute Mathematica Evaluations
More verbosely, Types(L) could be called “the non-strict multi-sorted Lawvere Theory of the term algebra of L”.
Multi-Level Languages are Generalized Arrows
The implementation of this transformation has helped to gain a better understanding of the effect of various design decisions on the semantics of SLCO, in a larger part by the verboseness of the intermediate language CS and the visual representation of LTSs produced by external tools.
Prototyping the Semantics of a DSL using ASF+SDF: Link to Formal Verification of DSL Models
The level of detail is given by verbosity%10: # for each volume: >= 0: physical volume name.
The Geant4 Visualisation System - a multi-driver graphics system
The option Verbose -> True gives a brief trace of the calculations in each of the three steps of the algorithm.
Symbolic Software for the Painleve Test of Nonlinear Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations
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