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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Blather  \Blath"er\  (bl[a^][th]"[~e]r),  v.  i.  &  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Blathered};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Blathering}.]  [Written  also 
  {blether}.]  [Icel.  bla[eth]ra.  Cf  {Blatherskite}.] 
  To  talk  foolishly,  or  nonsensically.  --G.  Eliot. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Blather  \Blath"er\,  n.  [Written  also  {blether}.] 
  Voluble,  foolish,  or  nonsensical  talk;  --  often  in  the  pl 
  --Hall  Caine. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  blether 
  n  :  idle  or  foolish  talk  [syn:  {prate},  {prattle},  {idle  talk}, 
  {chin  music}] 
  v  :  to  talk  foolishly;  "The  two  women  babbled  and  crooned  at 
  the  baby"  [syn:  {babble},  {blather},  {smatter},  {blither}] 




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