verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
to talk or utter rapidly, indistinctly, incoherently, or nonsensically; chatter.
rapid, indistinct, or nonsensical talk; gibberish.

1490–1500; apparently imitative; cf. gibber, gab1

jabberer, noun
jabberingly, adverb
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World English Dictionary
jabber (ˈdʒæbə)
1.  to speak or say rapidly, incoherently, and without making sense; chatter
2.  such talk
[C15: of imitative origin; compare gibber1]

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Word Origin & History

c.1440, jablen, javeren, jaberen, probably echoic.
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Slang Dictionary

jabber definition

  1. n.
    mindless chatter. : I've heard enough of your jabber.
  2. in.
    to chatter. : Come over and we'll jabber about things over coffee.
  3. n.
    a drug addict who injects drugs. (Drugs.) : These scars show that the victim was a jabber.
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Computing Dictionary

jabber definition

When a network node transmits a packet longer than the maximum permissible length, usually due to a fault condition.

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Example sentences
Unfortunately there are many others who jabber and talk about their wonderful work, but do little or nothing that is worthwhile.
He went up to her and pretended to jabber wildly in her face.
We've had fun getting together to jabber every week since last summer, and we've been grateful for your attention and feedback.
The crowd knows this and starts to jabber, a tense ripple of collective excitement and nerves.
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