see babble, v.
- Chatter; idle speech; ineffective discourse; linguistic confusion; confounding of tongues; [word play] babel; like the Tower of Babel (see Genesis 11:9).
- Murmur; burble; gurgle; attempt to speak underwater.
babble [-s] v
onomatopoetic, perhaps from baby's speech.
- Murmur; burble; gurgle; ramble.
- Buzz; drone; make continuous noise; [fig.] prattle; speak idly.