implies the use of unnecessary or repetitious words or phrases a redundant literary style
suggests such verbosity and loose construction as to lose all force and sharpness a rambling, diffuse harangue
implies such a tiresome elaboration of trivial details as to be boring or dull his prolix sermons
is the general term implying the use of more words in speaking or writing than are necessary for communication a wordy document
suggests a wordiness that results in obscurity, tediousness, bombast, etc. a verbose acceptance speech
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The schools were extensive buildings attached to the temples, where from an early age boys and girls were taught by the priests to sweep the sanctuaries and keep up the sacred fires, to fast at proper seasons and draw blood for penance, and where they received moral teaching in long and verbose formulas.
Her redundant language is making her sound verbose.
Being verbose and exaggerating a person's qualities will not help.
Don't go off on a tangent or get too verbose.
It is discursive in its style and verbose; but, considering the period at which it appeared, it is remarkable for the strong common sense displayed by the author, his comparative freedom from prejudice, and his firm application of the methods of scientific reasoning to the interpretation of phenomena.