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  • n. a stage in child language acquisition, during which an infant appears to be experimenting with uttering sounds of language, but not yet producing any recognizable words
  • n. sounds produced by infant during the babbling period
  • v. Present participle of babble.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Foolish talk.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby


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  • A constant sound, like a stream, or a person who is speaking to no point.

    July 20, 2009