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blether Explained

blether at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v [I] to talk about things that are not important - used especially in Scotland// -- blether n [U and C] //

blether at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Blather \Blath"er\ (bl[a^][th]"[~e]r), v. i. & t. [imp. & p. p.
{Blathered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blathering}.] [Written also
{blether}.] [Icel. bla[eth]ra. Cf. {Blatherskite}.]
To talk foolishly, or nonsensically. --G. Eliot.

Blather \Blath"er\, n. [Written also {blether}.]
Voluble, foolish, or nonsensical talk; -- often in the pl.
--Hall Caine.

blether at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

blether
n : idle or foolish and irrelevant talk [syn: {prate}, {prattle},
{idle talk}, {chin music}]
v : to talk foolishly; "The two women babbled and crooned at the
baby" [syn: {babble}, {blather}, {smatter}, {blither}]

blether at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • Inter: alternative spelling of » blather

    Verb

    Inter: en-ver » b

  • Inter: alternative spelling of » blather

    Usage notes

    * This spelling is more common in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Northern England.

  • Scots

    Verb

    Inter: sco-ver » b
  • to blather

  • Translation: et » blether
    Translation: ko » blether
    Translation: io » blether
    Translation: ta » blether
    Translation: vi » blether
    Translation: zh » blether