Definition of drivel
- What is he driveling about now?
What is he driveling about now?
the panting dog driveled on my hand
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
that critic's reviews are nothing but self-important drivel
my roommate talks in her sleep, but it's just drivel
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: to talk in a very foolish or silly way
: foolish writing or speech
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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