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Words for wafflers

20 wonderful words for wafflers

Rather aptly, there are many wonderful words to describe someone who tends to think that silence is anything but golden. If you know a talkative soul, but tire of using the same old adjectives to describe them, then today is your lucky day. We’ve delved into the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary to draw out some less common synonyms for ‘talkative’. From nimble-chop to word-wood, and gassy to talewise, you should never again run out of an appropriate adjective to describe the chatterbox in your life.

words for wafflers

 

Click on the words below to see the entries in the Oxford English Dictionary (the below entry pages are available to non-subscribers for three days):

wordy
talewise
speakful
word-wood
tonguey
windy
long-tongued
tickle-tongued
talkful
tongue-ripe
garrulous
feather-tongued
linguacious
nimble-chop
loquacious
gabby
talky
nimble-mouthed
gassy
loose-lipped