foolish, voluble talk: His speech was full of the most amazing blather.
verb (used without object), verb (used with object)
to talk or utter foolishly; blither; babble: The poor thing blathered for hours about the intricacies of his psyche.
Also, blether.

Middle English; Old Norse blathra to chatter, blabber

blatherer, noun Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
blather or (Scot) blether (ˈblæðə)
1.  (intr) to speak foolishly
2.  foolish talk; nonsense
3.  a person who blathers
[C15: from Old Norse blathra, from blathr nonsense]
blether or (Scot) blether
[C15: from Old Norse blathra, from blathr nonsense]

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Word Origin & History

1520s, Scottish, probably from a Scandinavian source such as O.N. blaðra "chatter, babble," blaðr "nonsense;" perhaps of imitative origin.
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Example sentences
All this blather about how a nonbeliever might be able to do what a believer
  does is a snooze.
Please, be the first to eliminate yourself so others are spared your blather.
Every time you start typing your blather, you show that you don't know the
  difference between cause and trigger.
Such heated blather on an article that is little more than pure speculation in
  the first place.
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