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Usage examples for Babblement

  1. He then led her to the banks of the river, here low and grassy, with plenty of wild flowers, and a low babblement everywhere. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  2. That aim, albeit they were of minds diverse, Conjoined them, not to strive without surcease; For them could be no babblement of peace While lay their country under Slavery's curse. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. Accounts to you must be horrible; as they are to me: indeed, I seldom read beyond the last line of them, if I can find the last; and one of the insupportabilities of Bookseller Accounts is that nobody but a wizard, or regular adept in such matters, can tell where the last line, and final net result of the whole accursed babblement is to be found! – The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872, Vol II. by Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson
  4. The speech of men and American hero- worshipers is grown such a babblement in very truth, silence is the thing that chiefly has meaning,- there or here.... – The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872, Vol II. by Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson
  5. Carlyle describes the father's way of life, how he spent the day in going about London, rolling into clubs, volubly questioning and talking; then returned home in the evening, and condensed it all into a leader, " and is found," said Carlyle, " to have hit the essential purport of the world's immeasurable babblement that day with an accuracy above all other men." – Where No Fear Was A Book About Fear by Arthur Christopher Benson
  6. The house is plain, simple, and inconveniently small; but doors and walls are great luxuries, and you cannot imagine how pleasing the ways of a refined European household are after the eternal babblement and indecorum of the Japanese. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)