His character, Mike Delfino, was dying in the next episode of the show—a very well-kept secret until Perkins blabbed.
It oughtn't to be blabbed about, or the Maranovitch might hear enough to make them stop and listen.
Either the under-sheriff had blabbed, or George had been boasting of his diplomacy.
They know that you blabbed, and that I know it; they know I've had you in the hole.
Unfortunately he had slaves who blabbed all his secrets and harmed him.
Apart from the fact that he had sworn not to give Graham away, he wasn't the kind that blabbed.
I blabbed when my wits were gone; but he was very kind all the same.
Reason they didnt do it, it was blabbed, and the excise pricked up its ears.
You mean that after them boys has blabbed the whole thing, you won't deny it?
The old fool would have blabbed to me what you told him to keep quiet about.
mid-15c., apparently from Middle English noun blabbe "one who does not control his tongue" (late 13c.), probably echoic. Related: Blabbed; blabbing. The exact relationship between the blabs and blabber is difficult to determine. The noun was "[e]xceedingly common in 16th and 17th c.; unusual in literature since c 1750" [OED].