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{adj: babbling} continuous low murmuring sound; as especially of water
"a babbling brook"



{adj: blathering, blithering, jabbering, babbling} talking idly or incoherently
"blithering (or blathering) idiot"
"jabbering children"
"gabbling housewives"
"a babbling hospital inmate"

{n: babble, babbling, lallation} gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby

{v: babble, blather, smatter, blether, blither} to talk foolishly
"The two women babbled and crooned at the baby"

{v: babble} utter meaningless sounds, like a baby, or utter in an incoherent way
"The old man is only babbling--don't pay attention"

{v: ripple, babble, guggle, burble, bubble, gurgle} flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise
"babbling brooks"

{v: spill the beans, let the cat out of the bag, talk, tattle, blab, peach, babble, sing, babble out, blab out} divulge confidential information or secrets ; "Be careful--his secretary talks"
<-> keep quiet


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