Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Senseless babble.

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Examples

  • We try to avoid flosculation (embellishment or ornament) or blateration (blabber), but we're kind of suckers for a good story about the English language.

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  • JM never enjoys blateration except when brooks do it.

    June 3, 2009

  • Blabber; chatter. Adopt this word on savethewords.org

    January 28, 2009