gabbler


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gab·ble

 (găb′əl)
v. gab·bled, gab·bling, gab·bles
v.intr.
1. To speak rapidly or incoherently; jabber.
2. To make rapid, low muttering or quacking sounds, as a goose or duck.
v.tr.
To utter rapidly or incoherently.
n.
1. Rapid, incoherent, or meaningless speech.
2. The low muttering sound of a goose or duck.

[Probably frequentative of gab.]

gab′bler n.
Translations

gabbler

n (pej)Brabbler m (pej), → Schwätzer m (pej)
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Utilitarian economists, skeletons of schoolmasters, Commissioners of Fact, genteel and used-up infidels, gabblers of many little dog's-eared creeds, the poor you will have always with you.
(13) See OSBORNE & GABBLER, supra note 10, at 196-97.
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