Definition of yackety-yak in English:

yackety-yak

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noun

(also yackety-yack)
informal
  • Trivial or unduly persistent conversation.

    • ‘you'll have to cope with the ringtones and yackety-yak of fellow passengers’

Pronunciation

yackety-yak

/ˌyakədēˈyak/ /ˌjækədiˈjæk/

intransitive verbintransitive verb yackety-yaks, intransitive verb yackety-yakking, intransitive verb yackety-yakked

(also yackety-yack)
[no object] informal
  • Talk at length about trivial or boring subjects.

Pronunciation

yackety-yak

/ˌyakədēˈyak/ /ˌjækədiˈjæk/

Origin

1950s imitative: compare with yak.