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  1. a person who chatters; a chatterbox.
  2. any of several passerine birds having a chattering cry, as certain waxwings and cotingas.
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Origin of chatterer

First recorded in 1400–50, chatterer is from the late Middle English word chaterer. See chatter, -er1
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Related Words for chatterer

orator, debater, chatterbox, gossipmonger, windbag, squealer, gossiper, blowhard, tattletale, blabber, loudmouth, gasbag, chatterer, jabberer, babbler, lecturer, interlocutor, speaker, magpie, raconteur

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Historical Examples of chatterer

  • But you are a chatterer, and it is not pleasant to associate with you.

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  • Chatterer was in the worst kind of trouble, and there was no one to blame but himself.

  • "Must be that Chatterer got out of bed the wrong way this morning," thought he.

  • By the way, Chatterer, Happy Jack forgot to say that you are a good swimmer.

  • Chatterer looked at Happy Jack and blinked in a puzzled way.

British Dictionary definitions for chatterer


  1. someone or something that chatters
  2. another name for cotinga
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