natter

[nat-er]
verb (used without object)
1.
to talk incessantly; chatter.
noun
2.
a conversation; chat.

Origin:
1820–30; variant of earlier gnatter < ?

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natter (ˈnætə)
 
vb
1.  (intr) to talk idly and at length; chatter or gossip
 
n
2.  prolonged idle chatter or gossip
 
[C19: changed from gnatter to grumble, of imitative origin; compare Low German gnatteren]
 
'natterer
 
n

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natter
"grumble, fret," 1829, northern England dialect variant of gnatter "to chatter, grumble," earlier (18c.) "to nibble away," probably of echoic origin.
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