What does the word prolixity mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Prolixness.

Usage examples for prolixity

  1. As soon as men and women get facility in composition they are tempted to prolixity. – Around The Tea-Table by T. De Witt Talmage
  2. " Well, Sir, them colors as the ships show all mean something different; the red is from the floating powder- magazine, and the yellow is-" " I said the green light," broke in Richard, with his usual impatience of prolixity. – Bred in the Bone by James Payn