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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words [1]

1: Πολυλογία (Strong'S #4180 — Noun Feminine — polulogia — pol-oo-log-ee'-ah )

"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 [2]

(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 [3]

SPE'AKING, ppr. Uttering words discoursing talking.


1. The act of uttering words discourse. 2. In colleges, public declamation.