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Prolix

Pronunciation of Prolix
/pɹˈɒlɪks/, /pɹˈɒlɪks/, /p_ɹ_ˈɒ_l_ɪ_k_s/

Antonyms for prolix:

concise, pithy, laconic.

Synonyms for prolix:

Sense 2

periphrastic.

Sense 4

dull.

Other synonyms and related words:

dull, logorrheic, circuitous, garrulous, loose, circumlocutory, long, copious, rambling, periphrastic.

periphrastic (adjective)

periphrastic.

prolonged (adjective)

redundant, wordy.

talkative (adjective)

garrulous, wordy.

verbose (adjective)

copious.

wordy (adjective)

diffuse, long-winded, windy, verbose, rambling, pleonastic, tedious.

Sense 2 (noun)

periphrastic.

prolix (noun)

tautologic, diffuse, pleonastic, windy, tedious, verbal, verbose, redundant, tautological, wordy, long-winded.

Usage examples for prolix:

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