Prittle-prattle
Prittle-prattle Prit"tle-prat`tle, n. [See {Prattle}.] Empty talk; trifling loquacity; prattle; -- used in contempt or ridicule. [Colloq.] --Abp. Bramhall. [1913 Webster]

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  • prittle-prattle — I. |prid.əl|prad.əl intransitive verb Etymology: reduplication of prattle (I) : prattle, chatter II. noun : empty talk …   Useful english dictionary

  • prittle prattle — Synonyms and related words: babble, babblement, bavardage, be closeted with, bibble babble, blab, blabber, blah blah, blather, blether, blethers, cackle, caquet, caqueterie, chat, chatter, chitter chatter, clack, clatter, coze, gab, gabble, gam,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • prattle — Synonyms and related words: absurdity, accents, amphigory, babble, babblement, babbling, balderdash, bavardage, be closeted with, bibble babble, blab, blabber, blah blah, blather, blathering, blether, blethers, blither, bombast, bull, bullshit,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • babble — Synonyms and related words: Aesopian language, Babel, Greek, absurdity, amphigory, argot, babblement, baffle, balderdash, bavardage, be Greek to, be beyond one, be indiscreet, be insane, be too deep, be unguarded, beat one, betray, betray a… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blab — Synonyms and related words: agreeable rattle, babble, babblement, babbler, bavardage, be indiscreet, be unguarded, bear witness against, betray, betray a confidence, betrayer, bibble babble, big talker, blabber, blabberer, blabbermouth, blah blah …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blabber — Synonyms and related words: absurdity, amphigory, babble, babblement, balderdash, bavardage, be indiscreet, be unguarded, betray, betray a confidence, betrayer, bibble babble, blab, blabberer, blabbermouth, blah blah, blather, blether, blethers,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blather — Synonyms and related words: absurdity, amphigory, babble, babblement, balderdash, bavardage, be stupid, bibble babble, blab, blabber, blah blah, blatherskite, blether, blethers, blither, bombast, bosh, bull, bullshit, bunkum, burble, cackle,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cackle — Synonyms and related words: Homeric laughter, babble, babblement, bark, bavardage, bawl, be in stitches, belch, bellow, belly laugh, bibble babble, blab, blabber, blah blah, blare, blat, blather, blether, blethers, blubber, boff, boffola, boom,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • chat — Synonyms and related words: babble, babblement, bavardage, be closeted with, bibble babble, blab, blabber, blah blah, blather, blether, blethers, bull session, bullshit, burble, cackle, caquet, caqueterie, causerie, chatter, chew the fat, chin,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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