Examples of prate in a Sentence
the young executive gratingly prated on about his weekend hobnobbing with the rich
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Erinys doesn't prate about democracy or social betterment but simply guards oil pipelines.
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Origin and Etymology of prate
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsbabble, blab, cackle, chaffer [British], chatter, chin [slang], converse, gab, gabble, gas, jabber, jaw, kibitz (also kibbitz), natter, palaver, patter, chat, prattle, rap, rattle, run on, schmooze (or shmooze), talk, twitter, visit
Related Wordsgossip, tattle; descant, discuss, expatiate; yak (also yack), yammer, yap
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