HyperDic: chatter

English > 8 senses of the word chatter:
VERBperceptionchatter, clickclick repeatedly or uncontrollably
contactchattercut unevenly with a chattering tool
communicationchatter, chew the fat, shoot the breeze, chat, confabulate, confab, chitchat, chit-chat, chaffer, natter, gossip, jaw, claver, visittalk socially without exchanging too much information
communicationchatter, piffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabblespeak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
communicationchattermake noise as if chattering away
NOUNcommunicationchatter, yak, yack, yakety-yak, cacklenoisy talk
eventchatter, chatteringthe rapid series of noises made by the parts of a machine
eventchatter, chatteringthe high-pitched continuing noise made by animals (birds or monkeys)
chatter > pronunciation
Soundschae'ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > chatter: 8 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningnoisy talk.
Synonymsyak, yack, yakety-yak, cackle
Narrowerprate, prattle, idle talk, blether, chin musicidle or foolish and irrelevant talk
Broadertalk, talkingAn exchange of ideas via conversation
Spanishcacareo, cháchara, cotorreo, parloteo, tarabilla
Catalanborbolla, claca, rall, xerradissa, xerrameca, xerramenta, xerrola
Verbschatterspeak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
chattertalk socially without exchanging too much information
English > chatter: 8 senses > noun 2, event
MeaningThe rapid series of noises made by the parts of a machine.
Synonymchattering
Broadernoisesound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)
English > chatter: 8 senses > noun 3, event
MeaningThe high-pitched continuing noise made by animals (birds or monkeys).
Synonymchattering
Broadernoisesound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)
Verbschattermake noise as if chattering away
English > chatter: 8 senses > verb 1, perception
Meaningclick repeatedly or uncontrollably.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"Chattering teeth"
Synonymclick
Broadersound, gomake a certain noise or sound
Spanishcastañetear, chasquear
Catalanfer petar, petar
English > chatter: 8 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningcut unevenly with a chattering tool.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broadercutseparate with or as if with an instrument
Spanishresquebrajar
Nounschatteringthe rapid series of noises made by the parts of a machine
English > chatter: 8 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningtalk socially without exchanging too much information.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue chatter; Sam wants to chatter with Sue
Synonymschew the fat, shoot the breeze, chat, confabulate, confab, chitchat, chit-chat, chaffer, natter, gossip, jaw, claver, visit
Narrowershmooze, shmoose, schmooze, schmoose, jawbonetalk / talk idly or casually and in a friendly way
Broaderconverse, discoursecarry on a conversation
Spanishcharlar, chatear, chat, chismear, confabularse, cotillear, garlar, parlar, parlotear, platicar, visitar
Catalanconfabular-se, conversar, fer un xat, garlar, parlotejar, petar, visitar, xafardejar, xarrar, xatejar, xerrar
Nounschatternoisy talk
chattereran obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
English > chatter: 8 senses > verb 4, communication
Meaningspeak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue chatter
Synonymspiffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabble
Narrowerbabble, blather, smatter, blether, blitherTo talk / talk foolishly
Broadertalk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbaliseExpress in speech
Spanishcharlar, cotillear, disparatar, garlar, parlotear
Catalandesbarrar, garlar, parlotejar, xerrar
Nounschatternoisy talk
chattereran obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
English > chatter: 8 senses > verb 5, communication
Meaningmake noise as if chattering away.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe birds chatter in the woods; The woods chatter with many kinds of birds
Example"The magpies were chattering in the trees"
Broadertalk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbaliseExpress in speech
Catalanpetar
Nounschatter, chatteringthe high-pitched continuing noise made by animals (birds or monkeys)
chattereran obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker

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