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Synonyms for prolix
proʊˈlɪks, ˈproʊ lɪkspro·lix

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  1. prolixadjective

    Tediously lengthy.

    bombastic, verbose, long-winded, wordy

    terse, concise

  2. prolixadjective

    Tending to use large or obscure words, which few understand.

    long-winded, bombastic, wordy, verbose

English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. prolix

    diffuse, lengthy, long, tedious, verbose, wordy

    brief, compact, compendious, concise, condensed, laconic, neat, pithy, sententious, short, succinct, terse

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.5 / 2 votes

  1. prolix

    diffuse, lengthy, tedious, circumlocutory, prosaic, verbose, minute, toilsome, wordy

    condensed, terse, epigrammatic, curt, brief, laconic

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. prolixadjective

    tediously prolonged or tending to speak or write at great length

    "editing a prolix manuscript"; "a prolix lecturer telling you more than you want to know"

    elliptic, concise, compact, aphoristic, curt, elliptical, apothegmatic, epigrammatic, terse, sententious, laconic, compendious, pithy, telegraphic, cryptic, brief, summary, crisp, succinct

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. wordy

    rarely used word for verbose, expressed in too many words.

    he made his point with a taughty piece of literature.

    Submitted by rinat on June 1, 2017  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. prolixadjective

    diffuse, wordy, verbose, loose, long, long-spun, spun-out, long-winded, discursive, rambling, not concise

  2. prolixadjective

    tiresome, tedious, uninteresting, wearisome

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Prolix":

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  • prolixCatalan, Valencian
  • zdlouhavýCzech
  • weitschweifigGerman
  • verboso, prolijo, sabihondo, pedante, fastidioso, chicharra, sabidilloSpanish
  • pitkäpiimäinen, vaikeaselkoinenFinnish
  • savantasse, phraseur, abstrus, verbeux, fastidieux, abscons, raseur, cuistre, pédant, prolixeFrench
  • fadalach, màirnealach, liostaScottish Gaelic
  • hosszadalmas, terjengősHungarian
  • iperverboso, ridondante, prolisso, verbosoItalian
  • 諄々しいJapanese
  • autakiMāori
  • развлечен, преопширен, преречитMacedonian
  • breedsprakig, zwammerig, langdradig, wollig, verbeusDutch
  • prolixoPortuguese
  • длительный, нудный, долгий, многоречивый, занудный, многословныйRussian
  • långtråkig, omständig, långrandigSwedish
  • mahabang talumpatiTagalog
  • 冗长Chinese

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