Definition of prate in English:

prate

Translate prate into Spanish

intransitive verb

[no object]
  • Talk foolishly or at tedious length about something.

    • ‘I heard him prate on for at least an hour and a half’
    speak, give voice, chat
    chatter, chatting, chattering, gossiping, prattling, prating, gibbering, jabbering, babbling, gabbling, rattling on, speaking, talking

Pronunciation

prate

/prāt/ /preɪt/

Origin

Late Middle English from Middle Dutch, Middle Low German praten, probably of imitative origin.