blatted

blat

[blat] Chiefly Northeastern U.S. and Great Lakes.
verb (used without object), blatted, blatting.
2.
to make a loud or raucous noise.
verb (used with object), blatted, blatting.
3.
to utter loudly and indiscreetly; blurt.
noun
4.
bleat ( def 4 ).

Origin:
1840–50; perhaps expressive variant of bleat; cf. blate2

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blat (blæt)
 
vb , blats, blatting, blatted
1.  (intr) to cry out or bleat like a sheep
2.  (tr) to utter indiscreetly in a loud voice
 
[C19: of imitative origin]

blatted (ˈblætɪd)
 
adj
slang drunk
 
[C20: of uncertain origin]

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blat
1846 (v.), 1904 (n.), U.S. colloquial, imitative. Blatting is from 1935.
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