Twaddle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtwɑːdl|  American pronunciation of the word twaddle
Brit.  |ˈtwɒd(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word twaddle

noun

- pretentious or silly talk or writing (syn: baloney, bilgewater, boloney, bosh, drool, humbug, taradiddle, tarradiddle, tommyrot, tosh)

verb

- speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly (syn: blab, blabber, chatter, clack, gabble, gibber, maunder, palaver, piffle, prate, prattle, tattle, tittle-tattle)

Examples

We don't believe that twaddle anymore.

...the novel's elaborate theory detailing a supposed 2,000-year-old conspiracy is mostly tiresome twaddle...

I don't believe in all that twaddle about fate.

The book altogether is silly, and full of gush and twaddle.

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