Synonyms of gab in English:

gab


See definition of gab

verb

1‘they were all gabbing away like crazy’

SYNONYMS

chatter, chitter-chatter, chat, talk, gossip, gabble, babble, prattle, jabber, blather, blab

yak, yackety-yak, yabber, yatter, yammer, blabber, blah, blah-blah, jaw, gas, shoot one's mouth off

British witter, rabbit, chunter, natter, waffle

North American run off at the mouth

NZ Australian mag

archaic twaddle, clack, twattle


noun

1‘their meetings turn into marathons of gab’

SYNONYMS

chatter, chat, talk, gossip, blather, blether, gibberish, drivel

chattering, chatting, talking, gossiping, jabbering, babbling, gabbling, prating, rambling

flannel, yak, yackety-yak, yabbering, yatter, twaddle, blah, blah-blah

British wittering, waffle, natter, chuntering

archaic clack, twattle


Phrases

    the gift of the gab

      ‘you'd make a good lawyer—you've got the gift of the gab’

      SYNONYMS

      eloquence, fluency, clarity of speech, expressiveness, articulateness, articulacy, good command of the language

      persuasiveness

      informal

      a way with words, blarney

      ANTONYMS

      inarticulacy