Definition of babbling in US English:

babbling

noun

  • 1The action or fact of talking rapidly and continuously in a foolish, excited, or incomprehensible way.

    ‘the constant babbling of the kids’
  • 2The continuous murmuring sound of flowing water.

    ‘the babbling of a nearby river’

adjective

  • 1Talking rapidly and continuously in a foolish, excited, or incomprehensible way.

    ‘the noise of babbling tourists’
    ‘you sound like a babbling fool’
  • 2(of flowing water) making a continuous murmuring sound.

    ‘a gently babbling brook’

Pronunciation

babbling

/ˈbæb(ə)lɪŋ/