verb transitiveWortformen:gabbed or ˈgabbing
1. Informal to talk much or idly; chatter; gabble
2. Informal idle talk; chatter
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Wortherkunft von 'gab'
, to lie, scoff, talk nonsense < ON gabba
, to mock (& < OFr gaber
< ON), akin to OE gaffetung
, a scoffing & gaf-spræc
, foolish speech < IE *ĝhebh-
< base *ghē-