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General Crossword Questions for “babble”

  • Talk (like a brook?)
  • Brook's sequel to Psycho?
  • Chatter - disclose confidences

Encyclopedia

  • Babies begin babbling around 5-7 months of age. Babbling (also called baby talk or twaddling) is a stage in child and a state in language acquisition, during which an infant appears to be experimenting with uttering sounds of language, but not yet producing any recognizable words. — “Babbling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • In computing, Bubble Babble is a binary data encoding designed by Antti Huima. While Bubble Babble is technically a binary encoding, it also acts as a 65,536-digit positional number system with a one-to-one mapping from each. — “Bubble Babble - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • All pages with titles containing "Babble" Babel (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. — “Babble (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • You laugh? But you know I have my policy; I babble away and suddenly I say something clever just as they are on the look-out for it. — “The Possessed” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • I can wind my horn, though I call not the blast either a 'recheate' or a 'morte'–I can cheer my dogs on the prey, and I can flay and quarter the animal when it is brought down, without using the newfangled jargon of 'curee, arbor, nombles', and all the babble of the fabulous Sir Tristrem." [14]... — “Ivanhoe” by Sir Walter Scott
  • All the week-days, there was a glint of sky and fields, the little church seemed to babble away to the cottages the morning through. — “The Rainbow” by D. H. Lawrence
  • That evening, while I was playing the overture to Cenerentola, for the entertainment of my cousin, there arose from the tea-table, where she and my father were sitting, a spirited and rather angry harangue from Lady Knollys' lips; I turned my eyes from the music towards the speakers; the overture swooned away with a little hesitating babble into silence, and I listened. — “Uncle Silas” by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  • They used to go, it is said, to the other cities of Greece, to inquire out rhetoricians, painters, and musicians; but to Lacedaemon for legislators, magistrates, and generals of armies; at Athens they learned to speak well: here to do well; there to disengage themselves from a sophistical argument, and to unravel the imposture of captious syllogisms; here to evade the baits and allurements of pleasure, and with a noble courage and resolution to conquer the menaces of fortune and death; those cudgelled their brains about words, these made it their business to inquire into things; there was an eternal babble of the tongue, here a continual exercise of the soul. — “Essays” by Michel de Montaigne
  • In the darkness he saw visions of a thousand-tongued fear that would babble at his back and cause him to flee, while others were going coolly about their country's business. — “The Red Badge of Courage” by Stephen Crane

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