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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ver·bose /(ˌ)vɝˈbos/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ver·bose a.  Abounding in words; using or containing more words than are necessary; tedious by a multiplicity of words; prolix; wordy; as, a verbose speaker; a verbose argument.
    Too verbose in their way of speaking.   --Ayliffe.
 -- Ver*bose*ly, adv. -- Ver*bose*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : using or containing too many words; "long-winded (or windy)
            speakers"; "verbose and ineffective instructional
            methods"; "newspapers of the day printed long wordy
            editorials"; "proceedings were delayed by wordy
            disputes" [syn: long-winded, tedious, windy, wordy]