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