Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To prate; to jabber; to babble.
  • v. To flatter; to wheedle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To prate; to jabber; to babble.
  • intransitive v. To flatter; to wheedle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To talk idly; babble; chatter.
  • To use flattery; speak wheedlingly.
  • To flatter; wheedle.

Etymologies

Of Celtic origin; compare Welsh glafr flattery. (Wiktionary)

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