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



    BrE BrE//ˈvɒljʊbl//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɑːljəbl//
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  1. 1talking a lot, and with enthusiasm, about a subject Evelyn was very voluble on the subject of women's rights.
  2. 2expressed in many words and spoken quickly voluble protests
  3. Word OriginMiddle English (in senses ‘rotating about an axis’ and ‘having a tendency to change’): from French, or from Latin volubilis, from volvere ‘to roll’. The modern meanings arose in the late 16th cent.
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