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Meaning of PROLIXITY

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  boring verboseness
 

PROLIXITY is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: long-windedness, prolixness, wordiness
 
 See Also: flatulence, turgidity, turgidness, verboseness, verbosity

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pro*lix"i*ty\, n. [L. prolixitas: cf. F.
prolixit['e].]
The quality or state of being prolix; great length; minute
detail; as, prolixity in discourses and writings. ``For
fulsomeness of his prolixitee.'' --Chaucer.

      Idly running on with vain prolixity.     --Drayton.

 

 

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