babbling

  • 1Babbling — (also called twaddling) is a stage in child language acquisition, during which an infant appears to be experimenting with uttering sounds of language, but not yet producing any recognizable words. (Crucially, the larynx or voicebox, originally… …

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  • 2babbling — babbling; babbling·ly; …

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  • 3babbling — index loquacious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4Babbling — Babble Bab ble (b[a^]b b l), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Babbled} (b[a^]b b ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Babbling}.] [Cf. LG. babbeln, D. babbelen, G. bappeln, bappern, F. babiller, It. babbolare; prob. orig., to keep saying ba, imitative of a child learning… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5babbling — babblingly, adv. /bab ling/, n. 1. foolish or meaningless chatter; prattle: the constant babbling of idle gossips. 2. the random production of meaningless vocal sounds characteristic of infants after about the sixth week. adj. 3. chattering or… …

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  • 6babbling — noun a) a stage in child language acquisition, during which an infant appears to be experimenting with uttering sounds of language, but not yet producing any recognizable words b) sounds produced by infant during the babbling period …

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  • 7babbling — adj. Babbling is used with these nouns: ↑idiot …

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  • 8babbling — n chatter, chattering, prattle, prattling, small talk, chit chat, chitter chatter; gossip, buzzing, Inf. gab, idle or foolish talk; palaver, Sl. hot air, Sl. gas, Sl. bull; nonsense, gibberish, jargon, gobblede gook; jabbering, jabber,… …

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  • 9babbling — Synonyms and related words: arrested, backward, blithering, bubbling, burbling, crackbrained, cracked, crazy, cretinistic, cretinous, delirious, dithering, dizzy, driveling, drooling, giddy, guggling, gurgling, half baked, half witted, idiotic,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 10babbling — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Emitting a murmuring sound felt to resemble a laugh: bubbling, burbling, gurgling, laughing, rippling. See LAUGHTER, SOUNDS …

    English dictionary for students

  • 11babbling — n. chattering, muttering; speaking continuously in an unintelligible manner bab·ble || bæbl n. chatter, prattle; muttering; gushing, bubbling v. chatter; mumble; gush, bubble …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 12babbling — blabbing …

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  • 13babbling — adjective (of a stream) make a continuous murmur as the water flows over stones. → babble …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 14babbling — n. 1. Prattle. See babble. 2. Garrulity, loquacity, loquaciousness, talkativeness …

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  • 15babbling —   Nāwā, hauwala au, hauwalawala au, hauka e, namunamu …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 16babbling — noun gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby • Syn: ↑babble, ↑lallation • Derivationally related forms: ↑babble, ↑babble (for: ↑babble) • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 17Babbling Brook Bed & Breakfast — (Питермарицбург,Южно Африканская Республика) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель …

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  • 18Babbling Starling — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification King …

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  • 19Babbling idiot — Ein Babbling Idiot ist in einem Netzwerk ein Knoten, der versucht, Nachrichten zu Zeitpunkten zu senden, die nicht mit dem Netzwerk synchronisiert sind. Er kann somit die Knoten stören, die ihre Nachrichten synchron mit dem Netzwerk übertragen.… …

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  • 20babbling\ ram — A verbal technique used to suppress opposition by using forceful, senseless babbling. Eric never answered my question, but after his babbling ram, I wasn t curious anymore …

    Dictionary of american slang