Word Woman’s Weekly Workout
Welcome to another eye-opening installment of Word Woman’s Weekly Work-Out! This day in 1802 saw the birth of Alexandre Dumas, French author of such well-known works as “The Three Musketeers” and “The Count of Monte Cristo”. Here’s an intriguing Word of the Week to stretch your neural synapses:
1. Given to prosy, rambling, or tedious loquacity : pointlessly or annoyingly talkative
“Garrulous”, http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/garrulous , 6/19/2014
Example: Stephanie’s garrulous roommate often followed her around the apartment blathering endlessly, so she started wearing earbuds and listening to her iPod just to drown out the constant drone of his voice.
All for one and one for all!