Synonyms of babble in English:


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1‘Betty babbled away, oblivious to the look on his face’

prattle, rattle on, gabble, chatter, jabber, twitter, go on, run on, prate, ramble, burble, blather, blether, blither, maunder, drivel, patter, yap, jibber-jabber
Scottish, Irish slabber
informal gab, yak, yackety-yak, yabber, yatter, yammer, blabber, jaw, gas, shoot one's mouth off
British informal witter, rabbit, chunter, natter, waffle
North American informal run off at the mouth
Australian, New Zealand informal mag
archaic twaddle, clack, twattle

2‘my father babbled out the truth’

blurt out, blab, reveal, divulge, let slip, let out, give away, come out with
informal spill

3‘just out of sight a brook babbled gently’

burble, murmur, gurgle, purl, tinkle
literary plash


1‘her soft voice stopped his babble’

prattle, gabble, chatter, jabber, prating, rambling, blather, blether
gibbering, gibberish, drivel
informal gab, yak, yackety-yak, yabbering, yatter, twaddle
British informal wittering, waffle, natter, chuntering
archaic clack, twattle