A Conversation for Selected Pretentious Literary Terminology
BigAl Patron Saint of Left Handers Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows Started conversation Jan 23, 2009
This means being either excessively verbose or evasive, by talking 'round' the subject.'
I remember hearing a phrase on BBC Radio 4: 'To obfuscate by verbiage'
Key: Complain about this post
More Conversations for Selected Pretentious Literary Terminology
Write an Entry
"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a wholly remarkable book. It has been compiled and recompiled many times and under many different editorships. It contains contributions from countless numbers of travellers and researchers."