gift of gab

noun phrase

Definition of gift of gab

: the ability to talk glibly and persuasively

First Known Use of gift of gab

1839, in the meaning defined above

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“Gift of gab.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gift%20of%20gab. Accessed 4 Jun. 2020.

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