gabble


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gabble \Gab"ble\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Gabbled; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Gabbling.] [Freq. of gab. See Gab, v. i.]
   1. To talk fast, or to talk without meaning; to prate; to
      jabber. --Shak.
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   2. To utter inarticulate sounds with rapidity; -- used of
      fowls as well as people; as, gabbling geese.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gabble \Gab"ble\, n.
   1. Loud or rapid talk without meaning.
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            Forthwith a hideous gabble rises loud
            Among the builders.                   --Milton.
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   2. Inarticulate sounds rapidly uttered; as of fowls.
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