Definition of blathering
(Entry 1 of 2)
: foolish or nonsensical talk or writing … liked to conduct five meetings at once, moving back and forth between them, looking for the moment when the blathering was done and the dealing had begun.— Karen Breslau … the self-justifying blatherings of politicians …— Robertson Davies
Definition of blathering (Entry 2 of 2)
: engaging in or characterized by foolish or nonsensical talk or writing … the rantings and ravings of blathering scientists and religious literalists …— Michael Gregory … the decade's salient features: blathering ignorance, smug hypocrisy, institutionalized fraud and vengeful polarization—all too dangerous to be merely absurd.— H. Jack Geiger
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