from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To talk nonsensically.
- n. Nonsensical talk.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to talk rapidly without making much sense
- n. nonsensical or foolish talk
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- v. To talk foolishly, or nonsensically, or concerning matters of no consequence.
- n. Voluble, foolish, or nonsensical talk; -- often in the pl.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To talk nonsense.
- n. Nonsense; foolish talk.
- n. A person who talks nonsense.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. foolish gibberish
- v. to talk foolishly
Old Norse bladhra; see bhlē- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Old Norse blaðra. To check: Latin blaterāre, present active infinitive of blaterō; onomatopoeia from the sound uttered by a camel. (Wiktionary)