Definition Of -babble


(of a flowing water) make a continuous murmuring sound.

the shallow river babbled over smooth rocks


forming nouns denoting confusing or pretentious jargon characteristic of a specified field or group.


talk rapidly and continuously in a foolish, excited, or incomprehensible way.

She continued to babble on about their eternal bond as soul mates, and Robby knew he had to tell her the truth.

the continuous murmuring sound of flowing water.

the babble of a brook

the sound of people talking quickly and in a way that is difficult or impossible to understand.

Just the babble of the 24-hour television newscasters.

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Example Of -babble

  • a confused babble of voices

  • her soft voice stopped his babble

  • the babble of a brook

  • the answers were difficult to hear amid the babble of conversation