Definition of babbler in English:


Pronunciation /ˈbab(ə)lər/ /ˈbæb(ə)lər/

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  • 1An Old World songbird with a long tail, short rounded wings, and a loud, discordant or musical voice.

    Family Timaliidae (the babbler family): numerous genera

  • 2A person who babbles.

    • ‘no one could accuse him of being a quiet man—in fact he's a babbler’
    talker, chatterer, jabberer, babbler, prattler, blatherer, prater