Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Excessive use of words.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An excessive and often uncontrollable flow of words.
  • n. Excessive talkativeness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Morbid loquacity and rapidity of speech.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. pathologically excessive (and often incoherent) talking

Etymologies

From New Latin, from Latin logos ("word, utternance"), from Ancient Greek λόγος (logos) + ῥοία (rhoia, "flow") (Wiktionary)

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