Definitions for jabberˈdʒæb ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jab•berˈdʒæb ər(v.i.; v.t.)

  1. to speak rapidly, indistinctly, or nonsensically; chatter.

  2. (n.)rapid, or nonsensical talk.

Origin of jabber:

1490–1500; appar. imit.

jab′ber•er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jabber, jabbering, gabble(verb)

    rapid and indistinct speech

  2. rant, mouth off, jabber, spout, rabbit on, rave(verb)

    talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner

Wiktionary

  1. jabber(Noun)

    Rapid or incoherent talk, with indistinct utterance; gibberish.

  2. jabber(Verb)

    To talk rapidly, indistinctly, or unintelligibly; to utter gibberish or nonsense.

  3. jabber(Verb)

    To utter rapidly or indistinctly; to gabble.

  4. Origin: Imitative.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jabber(verb)

    to talk rapidly, indistinctly, or unintelligibly; to utter gibberish or nonsense; to chatter

  2. Jabber(verb)

    to utter rapidly or indistinctly; to gabble; as, to jabber French

  3. Jabber(noun)

    rapid or incoherent talk, with indistinct utterance; gibberish

  4. Jabber(noun)

    one who jabbers

Freebase

  1. XMPP

    Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol is a communications protocol for message-oriented middleware based on XML. The protocol was originally named Jabber, and was developed by the Jabber open-source community in 1999 for near real-time, instant messaging, presence information, and contact list maintenance. Designed to be extensible, the protocol has also been used for publish-subscribe systems, signalling for VoIP, video, file transfer, gaming, Internet of Things applications such as the smart grid, and social networking services. Unlike most instant messaging protocols, XMPP is defined in an open standard and uses an open systems approach of development and application, by which anyone may implement an XMPP service and interoperate with other organizations' implementations. Because XMPP is an open protocol, implementations can be developed using any software license; although many server, client, and library implementations are distributed as free and open-source software, numerous freeware and commercial software implementations also exist.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

jabber(verb)

to talk idly, rapidly and indistinctly

The women are always jabbering with one another.

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