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blether

[ bleth-er ]
/ ˈblɛð ər /
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noun, verb (used with or without object)

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British Dictionary definitions for blether

blether
/ (ˈblɛðə) /

verb, noun

Scot a variant spelling of blather

Word Origin for blether

C16: from Old Norse blathra, from blathr nonsense
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