natter

[ nat-er ]
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verb (used without object)
  1. to talk incessantly; chatter.

noun
  1. a conversation; chat.

Origin of natter

1
First recorded in 1820–30; variant of earlier gnatter< ?

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natter

/ (ˈnætə) mainly British /


verb
  1. (intr) to talk idly and at length; chatter or gossip

noun
  1. prolonged idle chatter or gossip

Origin of natter

1
C19: changed from gnatter to grumble, of imitative origin; compare Low German gnatteren

Derived forms of natter

  • natterer, noun

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