blithering

adjective
blith·​er·​ing | \ ˈblit͟h-riŋ How to pronounce blithering (audio) , ˈbli-t͟hə- \

Definition of blithering

: talking foolishly a blithering idiot : marked by or consisting of foolish or nonsensical words I wrote short stories that were blithering messes, romantic slop.— Thomas King

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blitheringly \ ˈblit͟h-​riŋ-​lē How to pronounce blithering (audio) , ˈbli-​t͟hə-​ \ adverb

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1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Blithering.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blithering. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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blithering

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of blithering

informal : very foolish or stupid

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