verb (used with or without object)
Examples from the Web for jabbering
Why do you think you were “an asperg-y movie fan…a jabbering repellent acolyte?”Patton Oswalt on Fighting Conservatives With Satire|William O’Connor|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Anne Marie was in her element, jabbering away in heavily accented Liberian English, the center of attention.
For some minutes the hordes of the Bow-legs clustered together, jabbering and waving their crude but massive clubs excitedly.In the Morning of Time|Charles G. D. Roberts
What a strange language his jabbering seems, a running of one word into another!Picturesque Sketches of London, Past and Present|Thomas Miller
There was an upflinging of brown, clenching hands, a shrill, jabbering babel of Mexican voices.The Light of Western Stars|Zane Grey
With a piece of the idol in his hand, he roused Kathlyn and shook the clay before her face, jabbering violently.The Adventures of Kathlyn|Harold MacGrath
I heard a row outside and jabbering, and then his voice speaking to an interpreter.Twelve Stories and a Dream|H. G. Wells
British Dictionary definitions for jabbering
Word Origin for jabber
Word Origin and History for jabbering
1650s, spelling variant of Middle English jablen (c.1400), also javeren, jaberen, probably ultimately echoic. Related: Jabbered; jabbering. The noun is 1727, from the verb.