Student Thesaurus

One entry found for wordy.
Entry Word: wordy
Function: adjective
Text: using or containing more words than necessary to express an idea <your paper is two pages too long--it doesn't need to be so wordy>
Synonyms circuitous, circumlocutory, diffuse, long-winded, prolix, rambling, verbose, windy
Related Words chatty, communicative, conversational, gabby, garrulous, loquacious, talkative, talky, voluble; redundant, repetitious, tautological; embellished, embroidered, exaggerated; bombastic, grandiloquent, highfalutin
Near Antonyms brief, short; aphoristic, epigrammatic, sententious; compendious, summary; abbreviated, abridged, condensed, shortened; abrupt, blunt, brusque, curt, laconic, snippy
Antonyms compact, concise, crisp, pithy, succinct, terse