Definition of garrulous adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈɡærələs//
, also BrE//ˈɡærjʊləs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡærələs//
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talking a lot, especially about unimportant things synonym talkative He became positively garrulous after a few glasses of wine. a garrulous old woman another garrulous fool Word Originearly 17th cent.: from Latin garrulus (from garrire ‘to chatter, prattle’) + -ous.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: garrulous