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gabble

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gabble

  1. unintelligible or meaningless talk he claimed he was speaking Arabic, but an Egyptian friend confided that all his murmurings were just gabble Synonyms of gabble abracadabra, babble, blabber, burble, double Dutch, double-talk, drivel, gibberish, gibber, jabber, jabberwocky, mumbo jumbo, nonsense, prattle, slobberWords Related to gabble blah (also blah-blah), hocus-pocus, hokeypokey, twaddle; chatter, gab, patter, prate, tattle, twitter; cackle, clack, clatter


gabble

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gabble

  1. 1 to engage in casual or rambling conversation heard her parents' guests still gabbling in the living room late into the night Synonyms of gabble babble, blab, cackle, chaffer [British], chatter, chin [slang], converse, gab, chat, gas, jabber, jaw, kibitz (also kibbitz), natter, palaver, patter, prate, prattle, rap, rattle, run on, schmooze (or shmooze), talk, twitter, visitWords Related to gabble gossip, tattle; descant, discuss, expatiate; yak (also yack), yammer, yap

  2. 2 to speak rapidly, inarticulately, and usually unintelligibly during the filming of the party scene the extras were told to just gabble and act like they were having a great time Synonyms of gabble bumble, chat, chatter, drivel, drool, babble, gibber, jabber, prattle, sputterWords Related to gabble blabber, blather, bleat, blither, gab, jangle, jaw, patter, prate, rattle, run on, smatter, tittle-tattle, troll, yak (also yack); chunter [British], maunder, mouth, mumble, murmur, mutter; stammer, stutter; screech, shout, shriekNear Antonyms of gabble articulate, enunciate, pronounce


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