spill the beans, let the cat out of the bag, talk, tattle, blab, peach, babble, sing, babble out, blab out(verb)
divulge confidential information or secrets
"Be careful--his secretary talks"
chatter, piffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabble(verb)
speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
One who blabs; a babbler; a telltale; a gossip or gossiper.
To tell tales; to gossip without reserve or discretion.
Origin: blabben, back-formation from blaberen.
to utter or tell unnecessarily, or in a thoughtless manner; to publish (secrets or trifles) without reserve or discretion
to talk thoughtlessly or without discretion; to tattle; to tell tales
one who blabs; a babbler; a telltale
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
blab, v.i. to talk much: to tell tales.—v.t. to tell what ought to be kept secret (with out, forth):—pr.p. blab′bing; pa.p. blabbed.—n. an open-mouthed person, a tattler: tattling.—n. Blab′ber, one who blabs. [M. E. blabbe, a chatterer, also Blabber, to babble, with which cf. Norse blabbra, Ger. plappern.]
What does BLAB stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the BLAB acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.
The numerical value of blab in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of blab in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Images & Illustrations of blab
Translations for blab
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for blab »
Find a translation for the blab definition in other languages:
Select another language: