Sentence: Information overload is everywhere, from non-stop news to rat-a-tat email inboxes. At the receiving end of this deluge of verbiage is the human brain—your brain— metaphorically endowed with a vacuum cleaner that sucks up information; a container for short-term memory; a blender for integrating information; a memory bank for storing long-term information; a garbage disposal for getting rid of information; and a recycling machine extraordinaire. (Source: hbr.org)
Meaning: Containing a lot of unnecessary words; Excessively lengthy or technical
How To Remember?
Too many “verbs“, too many words! And we don’t like too many unnecessary words, do we now?
Verbosity; Prolixity; Superfluity; Redundancy.
Brevity; Pithiness; Succinctness.
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