Definition of blather verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

blather

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈblæðə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblæðər//
 
(also blether)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they blather
BrE BrE//ˈblæðə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblæðər//
 
he / she / it blathers
BrE BrE//ˈblæðəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblæðərz//
 
past simple blathered
BrE BrE//ˈblæðəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblæðərd//
 
past participle blathered
BrE BrE//ˈblæðəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblæðərd//
 
-ing form blathering
BrE BrE//ˈblæðərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblæðərɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] blather (on) (about something) (informal) to talk continuously about things that are silly or unimportant What are you blathering on about now? Word Origin late Middle English (as a verb; originally Scots and northern English dialect): from Old Norse blathra ‘talk nonsense’, from blathr ‘nonsense’.

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