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prattle

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unintelligible or meaningless talk
  • Parents often claim to understand the prattle of their infant offspring.
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prattle

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1 to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • We spent an hour on the phone prattling on about nothing in particular.
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blow smoke, chew the fat (also chew the rag), shoot the breeze, talk a blue streak

2 to speak rapidly, inarticulately, and usually unintelligibly
  • Stop prattling and calmly tell us the news.
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