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babbling

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babbling

verb
present participle of babble

Synonyms & Antonyms of babbling (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to speak rapidly, inarticulately, and usually unintelligibly
  • in such a rush to tell us the news that she just babbled

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2 to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • the little girls babbled contentedly for the whole ride home

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The first known use of babbling was in the 13th century

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“Babbling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/babbling. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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