Synonyms of chatter in English:


See definition of chatter


1‘she had often tired him with her chatter’


chat, talk, gossip, chit-chat, chitter-chatter, patter, jabbering, jabber, prattling, prattle, babbling, babble, tittle-tattle, tattle, blathering, blather, blethering, blether, rambling, gibbering

conversation, dialogue, discourse

informal gab, gabber, yak, yackety-yak, yabbering, yammering, yattering, yapping, jawing, chewing the fat, chewing the rag, confab

British informal chinwagging, nattering, wittering, waffling, waffle, chuntering, rabbiting on

formal confabulation

archaic clack, claver, twaddle, twattle

rare colloquy


1‘they chattered excitedly throughout the journey’


chat, talk, gossip, chitter-chatter, speak, converse, have a conversation, engage in conversation, tittle-tattle, prattle, jabber, jibber-jabber, babble, prate, go on, run on


British talk nineteen to the dozen

Irish Scottish slabber

informal gas, have a confab, jaw, chew the rag, chew the fat, yap, yak, yackety-yak, yabber, gabber, yatter, yammer, powwow

British informal natter, witter, rabbit, chunter, waffle, have a chinwag, chinwag

North American informal shoot the breeze, shoot the bull, visit

NZ Australian informal mag

formal confabulate

archaic twaddle, twattle, clack, claver