ya-ta-ta

[ yah-tuh-tuh, yat-uh-tuh ]
/ ˈyɑ tə tə, ˈyæt ə tə /

noun Slang.

empty conversation.

Nearby words

  1. y.p.s.c.e.,
  2. y.t.,
  3. y2k,
  4. y2k problem,
  5. ya,
  6. yaaas,
  7. yaar,
  8. yaba,
  9. yabba,
  10. yabber

Origin of ya-ta-ta

An Americanism dating back to 1945–50; imitative

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