Blab - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |blæb|  American pronunciation of the word blab
Brit.  |blæb|  British pronunciation of the word blab

verb

- divulge confidential information or secrets (syn: babble, peach, sing, talk, tattle)
- speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly (syn: blabber, chatter, clack, gabble, gibber, maunder, palaver, piffle, prate, prattle, tattle, tittle-tattle, twaddle)

Examples

Don't tell Mary. She'll blab it all over town.

“How did she find out about the surprise party?” “Tom blabbed.”

He kept blabbing on and on about politics.

Don't tell Mary our secret, she's sure to blab it out.

Don't go blabbing to your friends about this.

...a trustworthy bodyguard who would never blab to the tabloids...

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: blab
he/she/it: blabs
present participle: blabbing
past tense: blabbed
past participle: blabbed
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