[loh-kwas-i-tee] /loʊˈkwæs ɪ ti/
noun, plural loquacities.
the state of being ; talkativeness; garrulity.
an instance of talkativeness or garrulity; a flow of talk:
The sherry increased my loquacity.
c.1200, from Latin loquacitatem (nominative loquacitas) “talkativeness,” from loquax “talkative” (see loquacious). An Old English word for it was ofersprecolnes.
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[loh-kwi-too r; English lok-wi-ter] /ˈloʊ kwɪˌtʊər; English ˈlɒk wɪ tər/ Latin. 1. he speaks; she speaks. /ˈlɒkwɪtə/ uknown 1. he (or she) speaks: used, esp formerly, as a stage direction Usually abbreviated to loq stage direction, “he or she speaks,” Latin, third person present indicative singular of loqui “to talk” (see locution).
/lɔː/ interjection 1. (not standard) an exclamation of surprise or dismay
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