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drivel

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 unintelligible or meaningless talk
  • my roommate talks in her sleep, but it's just drivel

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drivel

verb

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1 to let saliva or some other substance flow from the mouth
  • the panting dog driveled on my hand

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2 to speak rapidly, inarticulately, and usually unintelligibly
  • he driveled on about his "distinguished" family for what seemed like hours

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The first known use of drivel was before the 12th century

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“Drivel.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drivel. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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