Part of speech:
Needless repetition of an idea in different words; redundancy; pleonasm (Ex.: “necessary essentials”)
An amount or quantity beyond what is normal or sufficient; a surplus:
Repetition is the act of doing or saying something over and over and over again.
The definition of excessive is something or someone that goes beyond what is normal, acceptable or necessary.
Very great; extreme
The definition of long winded is someone who talks on and on, often to the point of becoming boring, or extended talking or stories that are being told.
So wordy as to be tiresome; verbose
More than enough; overabundant; excess; superfluous
Using or containing a great and usually an excessive number of words; wordy.
Any gradual wearing or weakening, esp. to the point of exhaustion
A going or being beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate; an excess:
Periphrasis is the use of more words to say something than are necessary.
A superfluous word or phrase.
Rich or lavish supply; abundance
The act of doing more than is required or expected
An excess of words for the purpose; wordiness.
The reflection or refraction of radiation such as light or sound by an irregular surface, tending to scatter it in many directions.
A mode of living:
Words or the use of words in excess of those needed for clarity or precision
(Genetics) The presence in the genetic code of multiple codons for the same amino acid.
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