verb (used without object), driv·eled, driv·el·ing or (especially British) driv·elled, driv·el·ling.
verb (used with object), driv·eled, driv·el·ing or (especially British) driv·elled, driv·el·ling.
Words nearby drivel
Origin of drivel
OTHER WORDS FROM driveldriv·el·er; especially British, driv·el·ler, noundriv·el·ing·ly; especially British, driv·el·ling·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for drivel
Is Christopher Nolan's Inception a masterpiece, drivel, too confusing?
VinnyB What's crazy, Ms. Brown, is why two respected journalists would waste their time on this drivel.
At what date the higher cult of sorcery or magic became the drivel known as witchcraft is uncertain.The Devil in Britain and America|John Ashton
Quit the drivel of matinee idol longing, and get onto the stage of life and get the bouquets for yourself.Supreme Personality|Delmer Eugene Croft
I suppose the guy that wrote all this drivel found it in the Argus and justjust dilated on it.Quarter-Back Bates|Ralph Henry Barbour
I am freezing to death in my own room, and you come in and drivel to me about ivy and hand-organs.Whirligigs|O. Henry
But when a giant is made to drivel, his drivelings are very little better than those of a pigmy.