Synonyms of palaver in English:

palaver


See definition of palaver

noun

1‘what was all that palaver about?’

SYNONYMS
fuss, fuss and bother, bother, commotion, trouble, rigmarole, folderol, ado
informal song and dance, performance, to-do, carry-on, carrying-on, kerfuffle, hoo-ha, hullabaloo, ballyhoo, business, pantomime, hoopla
New Zealand informal bobsy-die

verb

1‘don't stand there palavering all day’

SYNONYMS
chatter, gossip, prattle, prate, babble, blather, blether, blither, maunder, gabble, jabber, tittle-tattle
Scottish, Irish slabber
informal chit-chat, jaw, gas, gab, yak, yackety-yak, yabber, yatter
British informal natter, rabbit, witter, chunter, waffle, chinwag
archaic twaddle, clack