Definition of "gabbling" []

  • To utter (words, etc) rapidly and indistinctly; jabber (verb)
  • (of geese and some other birds or animals) to utter rapid cackling noises (verb)
  • Rapid and indistinct speech or noises (noun)
  • Present participle of gabble. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gabbling" in a sentence
  • "In times of the most solemn emotion, Hawaiians slipped into Pidgin English, gabbling sententiously, and though they found this lingo more neighborly -- more tragic for its realism -- it just made me smile and say, Oh, cut it out."
  • "Already an excited voice was gabbling from the telescreen, but even as it started it was almost drowned by a roar of cheering from outside."
  • "The Conservatives rejoiced in this, seeming to think that the only real evil under which the country was suffering was the 'gabbling' of the members of the diet."
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