babbling brook

babbling brook

n
slang Austral a cook
[rhyming slang]
References in classic literature ?
Of course I might have been a babbling brook for all the intelligence my speech carried to him, but he understood the action with which I immediately followed my words.
Hawkeye, leaving the blind path that the Hurons had followed, turned short to his right, and entering the thicket, he crossed a babbling brook, and halted in a narrow dell, under the shade of a few water elms.
And that trickle of dissent, much of it based on years of Blue pessimism when faced with the trip down the East Lancs Road, turned into a babbling brook, and no more, after the game.
The sales details adds: "The property is accessed using a stone built bridge over a babbling brook leading onto a sweeping driveway with a cobbled border providing off-road parking and a detached triple garage.
So sweet the sound of the babbling brook, As a robin softly sings.
The runner-up was Padley Gorge in the Peak District, where the woodland valley and babbling brook make it an idyllic place to lay down your tartan rug.
Whether you're looking for the serenity of a babbling brook or the more dynamic rushing of multiple waterfalls, water has a calming effect.
Beautiful plush interior, situated by a babbling brook, yards from a farm shop selling fresh produce every day, and best of all, no internet.
Ailes picked up the smaller residence--a glassy, cedar-sided, two-bedroom, three-bathroom contemporary alongside a babbling brook on almost 3.
First, what had been a torrent of money rushing into young tech companies has become a babbling brook in the past six months.
After being encouraged to choose a suitably colourful pointy hat, we ventured into the shady woodland with its babbling brook.
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