blat·​ter ˈbla-tər How to pronounce blatter (audio)
blattered; blattering; blatters

intransitive verb

: to talk noisily and fast

Word History


perhaps from Latin blaterare to chatter

First Known Use

circa 1555, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of blatter was circa 1555

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Cite this Entry

“Blatter.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2023.

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