Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words 
"loquacity," "much speaking" (polus, "much," logos, "speech"), is used in Matthew 6:7 . In the Sept., Proverbs 10:19 .
Ephesians 4:31 1—Peter 2:1Backbiting.Communication
Webster's Dictionary 
(1): ( p. pr. & vb. n.) of Speak
(2): ( a.) Seeming to be capable of speech; hence, lifelike; as, a speaking likeness.
(3): ( a.) Uttering speech; used for conveying speech; as, man is a speaking animal; a speaking tube.
King James Dictionary 
SPE'AKING, ppr. Uttering words discoursing talking.
1. The act of uttering words discourse. 2. In colleges, public declamation.