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Definition of prolix adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

prolix

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//proʊˈlɪks//
 
, NAmE//ˈproʊlɪks//
 
(formal)
 
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(of writing, a speech, etc.) using too many words and therefore boring
NAmE//proʊˈlɪksət̮i//
 
noun [uncountable]
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: prolix