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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You have lulled your conscience to sleep with prattle of sweet ideals and dear moralities.
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The LEA will no longer have a say in the running of the school, so where is the local accountability that the Con/ Dem government prattles on about?
I was stunned that the prince remembered me and laughed heartily as he said: "Oh yes, you're the girl who prattles between pop.
Ms Mountford and Mr Sheerman, could you please explain how your leader, the one who prattles on about being the son of a God-fearing man, can show so little decency and have such low moral standards?
He opposes his Muslim constituents' bid to build a Mosque, he prattles on about these foreign looking fellas having 'changed the face' of English towns and reminds us what their lot did in New York.
In Maria Thynne's irony, we may hear a delightful comeback to those endless injunctions to obedience and silence: she suggests that her two letters a day to her husband, Thomas, might indicate that she prattles, "but consider that all is business, for.