English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'babble'

(verb) 
Definition
to talk in a quick, foolish, or muddled way
They all babbled simultaneously.
Synonyms
gabble
The child sat on his knee and gabbled excitedly.
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chatter
Everyone was chattering away in different languages.
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gush
`Oh, you were just brilliant,' she gushed.
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waffle (informal, mainly British)
some guy on TV waffling on about some new product
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splutter
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gaggle
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burble
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prattle
She prattled on until I wanted to scream.
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gibber
Radio preachers were gibbering about the end of the world.
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rabbit on (British, informal)
What are you rabbiting on about?
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jabber
I left them there jabbering away
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earbash (Australian, New Zealand, slang)
(verb) 
Definition
(of streams) to make a low murmuring sound
a brook babbling only yards from the door
Synonyms
gurgle
a narrow channel along which water gurgles
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lap
the water that lapped against the pillars of the pier
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bubble
He looked at the stream bubbling through the trees nearby.
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splash
waves splashing against the side of the boat
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murmur
He turned and murmured something to the professor.
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ripple
Throw a pebble in a pool and it ripples.
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burble
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purl
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plash
(noun) 
Definition
muddled or foolish speech
He couldn't make himself heard above the babble.
Synonyms
,
chatter
She kept up a steady stream of chatter the whole time.
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burble
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prattle
I had had enough of his mindless prattle.
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(noun) 
Definition
muddled or foolish speech
lots of babble about strategies and tactics
Synonyms
gibberish
When he did speak to her, he spoke gibberish.
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waffle (informal, mainly British)
I'm tired of his smug, sanctimonious waffle.
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drivel
What absolute drivel!
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twaddle
He was baffled by the intellectual twaddle.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of bubble
Definition
to move or flow with a gurgling sound
He looked at the stream bubbling through the trees nearby.
Synonyms
trill,
burble,
lap,
purl,
plash
in the sense of chatter
Definition
to speak quickly and continuously about unimportant things
Everyone was chattering away in different languages.
Synonyms
rabbit on (British, informal),
gab (informal),
schmooze (slang),
blether (Scottish),
run off at the mouth (US, slang),
in the sense of chatter
Definition
idle talk or gossip
She kept up a steady stream of chatter the whole time.
Synonyms
rabbit (British, informal),
gab (informal),
blether (Scottish)

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