Part of speech:
Repetition is the act of doing or saying something over and over and over again.
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.
An amount or quantity beyond what is normal or sufficient; a surplus:
The definition of excessive is something or someone that goes beyond what is normal, acceptable or necessary.
Very great; extreme
So wordy as to be tiresome; verbose
Using or containing a great and usually an excessive number of words; wordy.
(Countable) A phrase involving pleonasm, that is, a phrase in which one or more words are redundant as their meaning is expressed elsewhere in the phrase.
Any unnecessary or superfluous language or facts in evidence or in pleadings.
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.
Rich or lavish supply; abundance
The act of doing more than is required or expected
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.
Needless repetition of an idea in different words; redundancy; pleonasm (Ex.: “necessary essentials”)
More than enough; overabundant; excess; superfluous
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