- The definition of garrulous is someone who talks too much about unimportant things.
An example of garrulous is someone rambling about celebrity gossip.
Origin of garrulousClassical Latin garrulus ; from garrire, to chatter: for Indo-European base see care
- Given to excessive and often trivial or rambling talk; tiresomely talkative.
- Wordy and rambling: a garrulous speech.
Origin of garrulousFrom Latin garrulus, from garrīre, to chatter.
(comparative more garrulous, superlative most garrulous)
From Latin garrulus (“talkative”), form of garrīre (“to chatter”).