每日一词 | voluble

voluble
adjective | [ˈvɒljʊbl]

Definition
1 : easily rolling or turning : rotating 变化无常的
2 : characterized by ready or rapid speech : glib, fluent 健谈的,滔滔不绝的

Examples
Having worked as a teacher for almost twenty years, Pamela was voluble on the subject of education.
“At 78, the Dutch-born director is generous and voluble, feeling his way through conversation as if he, too, is curious about what he will say next. (‘That’s it, I’m cutting you off,’ a hardened publicist told him, well after our interview was supposed to end.)” — Jeffrey Bloomer, Slate Magazine, 23 Nov. 2016

与voluble有关的英语名言美句

Did You Know?
英语中有很多表达喜欢说话的术语,但是要选对单词要表明你说的是哪种话匣子很重要。talktive通常表示乐于交谈或者说一种享受交流的性格。loquacious一般指的是流利和口齿清楚表达的能力,也只话多的、喋喋不休的。garrulous在表示话多和喋喋不休上面力度更强,经常用来表示冗长乏味的闲聊者。而voluble则表示一个人经常很轻松地就开始说,说的话就好像很平滑地从舌头里复印出来的一样。

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