Usage examples for jabbers

  1. And they say there's a French chef in white cap and apron, who comes to the side- door and jabbers to the small boys like fireworks. – That Fortune by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  2. Then he jabbers and mows and trembles and fidgets among the dishes, and you repent of your irritation. – The Phantom 'Rickshaw and Other Ghost Stories by Rudyard Kipling
  3. It does not cry " Tuwhoo, Tuwhoo," as the poets would have it, but laughs, jabbers squeaks and chants clamorous duets with its spouse. – Concerning Animals and Other Matters by E.H. Aitken, (AKA Edward Hamilton)
  4. She sasses back if you look at her, an' fergits everything, an' Snawdor says she mutters an' jabbers something awful in her sleep. – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  5. Be jabbers I couldn't hit a pin onct in the same place, let alone twice. – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  6. They all looked with unconscious sympathy at her as she sat and wept and looked at them, and Corporal O'Flynn, moved by the tears, exclaimed below his breath, But, be jabbers afther all, what's the good of 'em now- better have been cryin' yesterday, or mebbe the day before. – The Story of Old Fort Loudon by Charles Egbert Craddock
  7. A tournament was a sort of refined equestrian prize- fight with one- hundred- ounce jabbers – Comic History of England by Bill Nye
  8. So Mike he says 'Gee be jabbers Ole, I see a peach. – Solander's Radio Tomb by Ellis Parker Butler
  9. He jabbers something, dodging the point, but appears complacent. – Botchan (Master Darling) by Mr. Kin-nosuke Natsume, trans. by Yasotaro Morri
  10. I tell you men, he's no longer a Catholic, he's not a man any more, he's bewitched by the Germans, he jabbers German, and is just waiting to do harm to people. – Tales by Polish Authors by Various
  11. By jabbers so it be! – A Cotswold Village by J. Arthur Gibbs
  12. And unless he jabbers they call him stilted. – Bolanyo by Opie Percival Read
  13. But this man stood calm under the sights and ear- piercin' yells and jabbers – Samantha at the World's Fair by Marietta Holley