1. [Adjective]: relating to or having facility in the use of words; "a good poet is a verbal artist"; "a merely verbal writer who sacrifices content to sound"; "verbal aptitude"

2. [Adjective]: of or relating to or formed from a verb; "verbal adjectives like `running'' in `hot and cold running water''"

3. [Adjective]: of or relating to or formed from words in general; "verbal ability"

4. communicated in the form of words; "verbal imagery"; "a verbal protest"

5. prolix; "you put me to forget a lady''s manners by being so verbal"- Shakespeare

6. expressed in spoken words; "a verbal contract"

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