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Laconia
Sparta
Somnolent
Drowsy
loquor
to speak
evolve
roll out, gradually develop
cogent
reasonable, logic
avuncular
like uncle, kindly, protective
loquacious
very talkative
vociferous
noisy, loud, vehement, clamorous
colloquial
Informal speech
tacicturn
disinclined to conversation
banal
unoriginal,not original, hackneyed, trite
magnum opus
great work
verbiage
wordiness
voluble
talking fluently and rapidly
preamble
introduction
reticent
reluctant or unwilling to talk because of fear, shyness
soliloquy
single speaking(speak alone by theirselves) not like monoloque
garrulous
talk constantly and aimlessly, talk much mean a little
tacit
unspoken, unsaid
circumlocution
talking around the subject(beating around the bush)
soporific
sleeping pill
verbiage
wordiness
Laconic
Concise, economical in the use of words
verbose
wordy
ventriloquism
art of throwing one's voice
inarticulate
sputter intelligibly, incoherent
eloquent
very forceful speech