prattle

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prattle

noun blather, gabble, nonsensical talk, twaddle, verbiage

prattle

verb babble, blather, chatter, gab, jabber, prate, prattle, talk nonsense
See also: jargon, speech
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The comic prattlers discussed at the outset of the essay, overcome by their immoderate desire for knowledge, are thus following what they take to be Aristotle's lead in the Problems.
Now, with goodness knows how many live matches on a dozen or so channels, there is a plethora of prattlers behind the microphones.
Yes, that is the question, the limp-wristed intellectuals, the ``peace at any price'' prattlers and the purely partisan, political pygmies are hard at it - And ``the native hue of resolution is sicklied o'er with the pale cast'' of timidity and indecision.
Nobody can answer that even though priests and prattlers pretend they can.
Left to their own devices Simon Hughes and Dermot Reeve prattled away prattlingly like the top-notch prattlers they are.
Far from being artless prattlers, Nesbit's child heroes are artful dodgers, adept at appropriating and recycling the work of adult authors.