Word Of The Week (WOW #14)

Word Of the Week (WOW) is a weekly meme created by Heena Rathore P. (me), it’s a fun way to improve one’s vocabulary by learning new words every week. If you want to participate then simply do a post with your WORD and leave the link to your post as a comment on one of my WOW post. Here’s this week’s WOW:


Here’s the WOW for this week :

Enervate-3Word: Garrulous

Part Of Speech:

garrulous: adjective garrulously: adverb garrulousness: noun garrulity: noun


garuh-luh s

excessively talkative, especially on trivial matters.

Talkative, loquacious, voluble, verbose, long-winded, chatty, gossipy, gossiping, babbling, blathering.

Antonyms: Taciturn, reticent, concise.

Word Origin: 

early 17th century: from Latin garrulus (from garrire ‘to chatter, prattle’) + -ous.
Use in sentence: 

adjective: A garrulous cab driver. noun: The character’s comic garrulity.


I hope you guys like this word and hope it’s useful to you in some or the other way! If you want to check out more words like this, then visit my page-

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Published by Heena R. Pardeshi

Heena is the author of the award-winning novel Deceived. She works as the novel critic and the chief editor at a local publishing house in Pune, India. She is an animal lover as well as an animal activist. She loves books, music and wine. Travelling and learning about new cultures is an integral part of her life. She is presently learning Piano and French language. She lives in Pune, India with her beloved husband and 6 cats.

47 thoughts on “Word Of The Week (WOW #14)

    1. To you too… and it’s not like that, I’m quite busy now a days and not getting enough time to visit all my lovely readers… I’m visiting only 2-3 blogs a day… I’ll visit yours this coming week and will read and catch up with all your amazing posts 🙂

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  1. Hey there Heena. I always learn new words from you, and garrulous is no different. I had never heard this word before. I think I may have been guilty of being ‘garrulous’ more than once in my life as well. Eek. Hmmmmmmm… Is that good?
    Have a great week, my friend.

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