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English definition of “prolix”

prolix

adjective uk   /ˈprəʊ.lɪks/ us    /ˈproʊ-/ formal disapproving
using too many words and therefore boring or difficult to read or listen to: The author's prolix style has done nothing to encourage sales of the book.
Synonym
Difficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuseTalking too much
(Definition of prolix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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