American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. An extremely talkative person.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who talks incessantly: applied chiefly to children.
- n. an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
- n. orchid growing along streams or ponds of western North America having leafy stems and 1 greenish-brown and pinkish flower in the axil of each upper leaf
“As for her calling me "chatterbox" -- she always calls me that when she's been doing all the talking.”
“As for her calling me "chatterbox" -- she always calls me that when _she's_ been doing all the talking.”
“Harold started keeping his own counsel more than before, and he was never what you might call a chatterbox.”
“I said scarcely a word, and yet I am called a chatterbox, and punished -- before company, too!”
“I am known as a chatterbox, as someone who has so many words tumbling out of her brain that her mouth sometimes cannot keep up.”
“Imagine, just for a moment, what it might be like to give the "chatterbox" in your head a rest!!!”
“See, this is life telling you that you are a good person and you do deserve nice things, no matter how much your inner 'chatterbox' will try to convince you otherwise :.”
“Am I the only one who really dislikes the term "chatterbox"?”
“The more interesting observation of Althouse is not the "chatterbox" one.”
“For example, a person might be a "chatterbox" which means they like chit chat about the topic on the network while another type of influencer might be a”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘chatterbox’.
Words for Talking
( open list, randomness )
A list of compound derogatory names such as gapeseed, muckworm and lickspittle. Your one-word contributions to this list are welcome.
See sionnach's list derogatory terms I should use ...
An extensive list I have been working on for quite some time. Feel free to add more of the kind if you miss any.
Words that describe people who are identified by a specific variety of speech. This list was inspired by the discussion at anecdotalist.
Highly descriptive coinages (either in EN or HU) which are difficult to translate between the two languages. If - as a simultaneous interpreter - you get them right on the move, you deserve to be p...
Words ending in "x" (except proper nouns and trademarks)
My C Words
What's the scuttlebutt? Inspired by an OUP blog post.
Looking for tweets for chatterbox.