Meaning of over-talkative in English:


Pronunciation /ˌəʊvəˈtɔːkətɪv/


  • Tending to talk too much.

    ‘over-talkative people who gravitate to anyone who will give them attention’
    • ‘I just get a bit hyper and over-talkative when I have to perform.’
    • ‘When in the manic cycle, the individual may be overactive, over-talkative, and have a great deal of energy.’
    • ‘Just as students resent a professor who won't shut up their over-talkative peers more than they resent one who will, employees don't necessarily resent managers who run a taut ship.’
    • ‘He had found her brash, over-talkative and likely to laugh hard at her own jokes.’
    • ‘I am departing Skegness station on a train packed full with over-talkative day-trippers clutching bags of holiday booty.’
    • ‘She's a kooky, overtalkative eccentric and there's a breathless implausibility to the way the romance develops.’
    talkative, garrulous, voluble, over-talkative, long-winded, wordy, verbose, profuse, prolix, effusive, gushing, rambling