Usage examples for Jabbered

  1. She would watch him silently with her smoldering eyes as he fed and caressed the bird, and jabbered to it in scraps of a dozen foreign tongues. – Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard by Eleanor Farjeon
  2. But his worst offence was that he spoke a language which we understood, and jabbered French at us from morning to night. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  3. Only the red squirrel, inquisitive, daring, and impudent, stuck to his vantage- post on a high- arched limb and jabbered shrill derision at them as they raced by. – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  4. They jabbered among themselves and nodded approvingly at Joe, until a few words spoken by Silvertip produced a sudden change. – The Spirit of the Border A Romance of the Early Settlers in the Ohio Valley by Zane Grey
  5. I jabbered explanations, but no one listened; and just then the rain, which nobody had believed in, seized the opportunity of coming down in floods. – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  6. With a light bound he had disappeared into the passage leading to the pits below, and when his pursuers came more cautiously after they found the chamber empty, they but laughed and jabbered to one another, for they knew that there was no exit from the pits other than the one through which he had entered. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  7. The baby, busy with her sunbeam, jabbered unnoticed. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  8. And always the old witch jabbered overhead, with her cantrips, pointing, mumming, praying for the storm; while all above, the sky was cloudless blue. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  9. This did not occur; and old Katrinke, as I heard the negress called, jabbered away, explaining the meaning of the different ceremonies of her race, to a cluster of very interested listeners, without paying any attention to me. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  10. And Sir L. and E. jabbered enough history in Bristol to last a schoolmaster a week. – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  11. Screens that went crazy from radiation; speakers that jabbered contradictory orders. – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  12. The crew looked frightened, and jabbered. – Cape Cod Stories The Old Home House by Joseph C. Lincoln
  13. A Dyak plunged through the bush toward Jahi and jabbered excitedly. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  14. Miss Arnott screamed, her pupils screamed, the monkeys all rattled at their cages and jabbered excitedly; the Professor, the Living Skeleton, and Madame Marve added to the uproar. – The Missing Link by Edward Dyson
  15. And she not only jabbered away with hands and face in the manner we had taught her, but she did not cease also to make life bright for us by repaying us in our own coin and talking to us in her natural, delicious way. – Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World by James Cowan
  16. We both pretended to be much interested in the race, and jabbered away in the same fashion as they do. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  17. Goblins that were bakers and butchers and grocers grinned and leered and jabbered from the corners of the room. – Mary, Mary by James Stephens Commentator: Padraic Colum
  18. On their arrival, Newton was surrounded by twenty or thirty slaves of both sexes, who chattered and jabbered a thousand questions concerning him to the negro captain and Gustave Adolphe, neither of whom condescended to reply. – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  19. The cop jabbered some more into the radio, and the laborer with the lifter brought it and let it down, and Murell sat down on his luggage. – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper