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From Latin loquāx loquāc- from loquī to speak tolkw- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latin loquacis, "˜talkative', from loqui, "˜to speak'.
He had neither the patience nor the tact for managing loquacious parliamentary pedants.
His favorite occupation when not playing boston, a card game he was very fond of, was that of listener, especially when he succeeded in setting two loquacious talkers at one another.
He sipped it with relish and soon became somewhat loquacious.
Certainly startup founders' personalities vary widely-some are outgoing and loquacious, others are introverted and reticent.
He remembered Saturday night's overindulgence in beer that made him far too loquacious with Cynthia Byrne, who incidentally had not called back.
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