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Will you cease your blather of mutiny and treason and courts-martial?

Do you know no better than blather at the top of your voice like that?

All hell broke loose then, with me and Brock making most of the blather.

Is this a conundrum or blather, invented to hide your ignominy in a cloud of words?

Rattleton spent much time on Blather's education—so did Rattleton's friends.

Let them blather on; they won't hurt you, as long as you know them for what they are.

I invented a happaratus for extracting stone and gravel from the blather, without any operation at all.

Hip and Blather skitzen for the good and honorable Mayor, who always loves the people!'

Yet you blather about being 'practically engaged' to Doris Martin, a girl who wouldn't let you tie her shoe-lace.

Blather's most prominent virtue of all was devotion to his master, and his affection was fully returned.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, Scottish, probably from a Scandinavian source such as Old Norse blaðra "mutter, wag the tongue," perhaps of imitative origin. Related: Blathered; blathering.

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