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

[Probably frequentative of gab.]

gab′bler n.


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.
He is nominated for the Olivier Award against Anthony Boyle from "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," Freddie Fox from "Travesties" and Rafe Spall from "Hedda Gabbler.
Gabbler is a stereotypical academic who likes the story only for its so-called “literary” qualities, but otherwise contradicts the Narrator's claim that the story is true.