|1.||[ verb ] utter meaningless sounds, like a baby, or utter in an incoherent way|
"The old man is only babbling--don't pay attention"
|Related terms:||talk chatterer|
|2.||[ verb ] to talk foolishly|
|Synonyms:||smatter blether blither blather|
"The two women babbled and crooned at the baby"
|Related terms:||chatter prate|
|3.||[ verb ] divulge information or secrets; spill the beans|
|Synonyms:||talk sing blab let_the_cat_out_of_the_bag peach blab_out babble_out spill_the_beans tattle|
"Be careful--his secretary talks"
|Related terms:||keep_one's_mouth_shut disclose talk tattletale tattle talk|
|4.||[ verb ] flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise, as of water|
|Synonyms:||ripple bubble burble gurgle guggle|
|Related terms:||go gurgle ripple gurgle|
|5.||[ noun ] gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby|