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Bab´ble   Pronunciation: băb´b'l
v. i.1.To utter words indistinctly or unintelligibly; to utter inarticulate sounds; as a child babbles.
[imp. & p. p. Babbled (băb"b'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Babbling.]
2.To talk incoherently; to utter unmeaning words.
3.To talk much; to chatter; to prate.
4.To make a continuous murmuring noise, as shallow water running over stones.
v. t.1.To utter in an indistinct or incoherent way; to repeat, as words, in a childish way without understanding.
These [words] he used to babble in all companies.
- Arbuthnot.
2.To disclose by too free talk, as a secret.
n.1.Idle talk; senseless prattle; gabble; twaddle.
2.Inarticulate speech; constant or confused murmur.
The babble of our young children.
- Darwin.
The babble of the stream.
- Tennyson.
Noun1.Babblebabble - gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby
Synonyms: babbling, lallation
Verb1.babble - utter meaningless sounds, like a baby, or utter in an incoherent way; "The old man is only babbling--don't pay attention"
2.babble - to talk foolishly; "The two women babbled and crooned at the baby"
3.babble - flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks"
4.babble - divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks"
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