Bibble-babble
Bibble-babble Bib"ble-bab"ble, n. [A reduplication of babble.] Idle talk; babble. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • bibble-babble — bib·ble babble …   English syllables

  • babble — {{11}}babble (n.) idle talk, c.1500, from BABBLE (Cf. babble) (v.). In 16c., commonly in reduplicated form bibble babble. {{12}}babble (v.) mid 13c., babeln to prattle, chatter, akin to other Western European words for stammering and prattling… …   Etymology dictionary

  • 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

  • Loquacity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Loquacity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 loquacity loquacity loquaciousness Sgm: N 1 talkativeness talkativeness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 garrulity garrulity Sgm: N 1 multiloquence multiloquence much speaking GRP …   English dictionary for students

  • absurdity — Synonyms and related words: absurdness, act of folly, aimlessness, amphigory, anticness, babble, babblement, balderdash, bibble babble, bizarreness, bizarrerie, blabber, blather, blunder, bombast, bootlessness, claptrap, craziness, curiousness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • balderdash — Synonyms and related words: absurdity, amphigory, babble, babblement, bibble babble, bilge, blabber, blather, bombast, bombastry, bosh, bushwa, claptrap, double talk, drivel, drool, eyewash, fiddle faddle, fiddledeedee, flummery, folderol, fudge …   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

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