\pɹˈe͡ɪt], \pɹˈeɪt], \p_ɹ_ˈeɪ_t]\
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- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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To talk much and to little purpose; to be loquacious; to speak foolishly; to babble.
To utter foolishly; to speak without reason or purpose; to chatter, or babble.
Talk to little purpose; trifling talk; unmeaning loquacity.
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
To talk much and idly.
Trifling talk; unmeaning loquacity.
To utter foolishly.
To talk much and to little purpose; to babble.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By James Champlin Fernald
Excessive or idle talking; chatter; tattle.
To talk much and to little purpose; to chatter; to babble.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
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