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  • n. A great talker; a chatterbox.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A great talker.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A great talker.


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  • She says, her neighbours there have so little sense of what a refined lady of the town is, that she who was a celebrated wit in London, is in that dull part of the world in so little esteem that they call her in their base style a tongue-pad.

    History of English Humour, Vol. 2 (of 2)

  • "Palmer," said old Raoul, with his broken-toned voice, cracked by many a hollo, "I am wont to leave the business of tale-bearing to my wife Gillian, who will tongue-pad it with any shrew in

    The Betrothed


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