noun see burble I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • burbler — See burble. * * * …   Universalium

  • burbler — bur·bler …   English syllables

  • burbler — ]b(ə)lə(r) noun ( s) : one that burbles * * * burbˈler noun • • • Main Entry: ↑burble …   Useful english dictionary

  • burble — burbler, n. burbly, adv. /berr beuhl/, v., burbled, burbling, n. v.i. 1. to make a bubbling sound; bubble. 2. to speak in an excited manner; babble. n. 3. a bubbling or gentle flow. 4. an excited flow of speech. 5. Aeron. the breakdown of smooth …   Universalium

  • burble — I. intransitive verb (burbled; burbling) Etymology: Middle English Date: 14th century 1. to make a bubbling sound 2. babble, prattle • burbler noun II. noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • burbly — See burbler. * * * …   Universalium

  • dictionary flame — n. A negatively charged message that complains about a person s spelling mistakes, word usage, or grammar. Example Citation: The Internet provides an unedited forum for people who are unaccustomed to writing, as well as for many non native… …   New words

  • burble — verb 1》 make a continuous murmuring noise. 2》 speak unintelligibly and at unnecessary length. 3》 (of an airflow) break up into turbulence. noun 1》 continuous murmuring noise. 2》 rambling speech. Derivatives burbler noun Origin ME (in the sense to …   English new terms dictionary

  • burble — v. & n. v.intr. 1 speak ramblingly; make a murmuring noise. 2 Aeron. (of an air flow) break up into turbulence. n. 1 a murmuring noise. 2 rambling speech. Derivatives: burbler n. Etymology: 19th c.: imit …   Useful english dictionary

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