Definition Of prattles


talk at length in a foolish or inconsequential way.

I just nodded politely while she prattled on until the vet called us in.

Example Of prattles

  • After she'd finished prattling away, I succinctly, and rather puzzled said, ‘Uh… what?’

  • Everyone keeps on prattling on about how deep it was.

  • For ages I've been prattling on about telephony being just an application that lives on a mobile data-linked device, and that everyone's too hung up on the concept of ‘a phone’.

  • He was being falsely modest afterward, prattling on about how there was an element of good fortune to it, but that's a nonsense.

  • I don't want it to be diluted by prattling around with this kind of nonsense!

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