Commentary: Includes: BABBLE ON
That old man babbles all the time.
The baby babbled at his mother.
The two women babbled and crooned at the youngster.
What are you babbling on about?
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2
NOTE: Be careful of adjectival uses.
The creek babbles from one town to the next.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
NOTE: Compare to Sense 1; in Sense 3, the babbling produces truth-conditional semantic utterances.
Be careful - his secretary babbles!
Don't babble a word to anyone!
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4