babble

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Has the wine been getting into your head or do you always babble in this way?
He was plunging into a beautiful dreamland when his ears caught a whisper, thin and sharp, above the monotonous babble round the fire.
She talked so little, and the other maids talked so much, that the babble did not strike him as possessing a new note, and he was ever in the habit of neglecting the particulars of an outward scene for the general impression.
He glanced at me once or twice reflectively, but for the most part seemed occupied with his own thoughts; and certainly without Stroeve's babble the conversation would have been difficult.
Why, we're all ready to go," said the Shaggy Man, putting his fingers to his ears to shut out the monotonous babble of those around the wagon.
As though by some curious instinct which they both shared, they glanced across the table to where Granet had become the centre of a little babble of animated conversation.
cried Dorothy, as the copper man continued to babble these unmeaning words, which no one could understand at all because they had no sense.
From above came an unceasing babble of tongues, over all of which rang the mother's derisive laughter.
cries the squire: "if thee dost begin to babble, I shall whip thee in presently.
McIntyre always spent the winters that had the double front room with private bath, you managed to babble that you wanted something still cheaper.