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Meaning of TWADDLE

Pronunciation:  'twâdul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  pretentious or silly talk or writing
  2. [v]  speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
 

TWADDLE is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: baloney, bilgewater, blab, blabber, boloney, bosh, chatter, clack, drool, gabble, gibber, humbug, maunder, palaver, piffle, prate, prattle, taradiddle, tarradiddle, tattle, tittle-tattle, tommyrot, tosh
 
 See Also: babble, blather, blether, blither, hokum, meaninglessness, mouth, nonsense, nonsensicality, smatter, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Twad"dle\, v. i. & t. [See {Twattle}.]
    To talk in a weak and silly manner, like one whose faculties
    are decayed; to prate; to prattle. --Stanyhurst.
    
    
  2. \Twad"dle\, n.
    Silly talk; gabble; fustian.
    
          I have put in this chapter on fighting . . . because of
          the cant and twaddle that's talked of boxing and
          fighting with fists now-a-days.          --T. Hughes.
    
    
 

 

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