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Meaning of BABBLER

Pronunciation:  'bablur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  any of various insectivorous Old World birds with a loud incessant song; in some classifications considered members of the family Muscicapidae
  2. [n]  an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
 

BABBLER is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: cackler, chatterbox, chatterer, prater, spouter
 
 See Also: genus Timalia, oscine, oscine bird, speaker, talker, Timalia, utterer, verbaliser, verbalizer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bab"bler\, n.
1. An idle talker; an irrational prater; a teller of secrets.

         Great babblers, or talkers, are not fit for trust.
                                               --L'Estrange.

2. A hound too noisy on finding a good scent.

3. (Zo["o]l.) A name given to any one of family
   ({Timalin[ae]}) of thrushlike birds, having a chattering
   note.

 

 

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