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Synonyms of 'chatter'

(verb) 
Definition
to speak quickly and continuously about unimportant things
Everyone was chattering away in different languages.
Synonyms
prattle
She prattled on until I wanted to scream.
,
chat
I was just chatting to him the other day.
,
rabbit on (British, informal)
What are you rabbiting on about?
,
babble
They all babbled simultaneously.
,
gab (informal)
,
natter
The pair would natter on the phone for hours.
, ,
jabber
I left them there jabbering away
,
blather
He kept on blathering about incompetence.
,
schmooze (slang)
,
blether (Scottish)
,
run off at the mouth (US, slang)
, ,
gossip
We gossiped well into the night.
(noun) 
Definition
idle talk or gossip
She kept up a steady stream of chatter the whole time.
Synonyms
prattle
I had had enough of his mindless prattle.
,
chat
She asked me into her office for a chat.
,
rabbit (British, informal)
, ,
babble
He couldn't make himself heard above the babble.
,
twaddle
He was baffled by the intellectual twaddle.
,
gab (informal)
,
natter
We must get together some time for a good natter.
, , ,
blather
Anyone knows that this is all blather.
,
blether (Scottish)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of babble
Definition
to talk in a quick, foolish, or muddled way
They all babbled simultaneously.
Synonyms
waffle (informal, British),
splutter,
gaggle,
burble,
rabbit on (British, informal),
earbash (Australian, New Zealand, slang)
in the sense of babble
Definition
muddled or foolish speech
He couldn't make himself heard above the babble.
Synonyms
in the sense of blather
He kept on blathering about incompetence.
Synonyms
waffle (informal, British),
rabbit on (British, informal),
yap (informal),
run off at the mouth (slang),

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