meaning of babbler

babbler meaning in General Dictionary

An idle talker an irrational prater a teller of secrets

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  • an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
  • any of numerous insectivorous old-world wild birds with a loud incessant tune; in certain classifications considered family members Muscicapidae
  • An idle talker; an irrational prater; a teller of secrets.
  • A hound too loud on finding an excellent scent.
  • A name fond of any one of household (Timalinae) of thrushlike birds, having a chattering note.

babbler meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) An idle talker; an irrational prater; a teller of secrets.

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  • (letter.) A hound too loud on finding a good scent.
  • (n.) A name provided to anybody of household (Timalinae) of thrushlike birds, having a chattering note.

Sentence Examples with the word babbler

One of the most perfect cases of mimicry in birds is presented by a Madagascar thrush or babbler (Tylas eduardi), which resembles feather for feather a shrike (Xenopirostris polleni), from the same island.

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