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verbōsus , a, um, adj. verbum,
I.full of words, wordy, prolix, verbose (rare but class.): “verbosa simulatio prudentiae,Cic. Mur. 14, 30: “T. Livium ut verbosum in historiā carpebat,Suet. Calig. 34; Cat. 98, 1.— Comp.: “verbosior epistula,Cic. Fam. 7, 3, 6: “expositio,Quint. 4, 2, 79.—Sup.: “verbosissimos locos arcessere,Quint. 2, 4, 31.— Adv.: verbōsē , with many words, verbosely, Cic. Mur. 12, 26; Quint. 12, 8, 7.— Comp., Varr. R. R. 2, 5, 11; Cic. Fam. 7, 3, 5; Quint. 3, 11, 28; 4, 1, 43; 5, 12, 15.
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