What does babbling mean?

Definitions for babbling
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. babble, babbling, lallation(noun)

    gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby

Wiktionary

  1. babbling(Noun)

    a stage in child language acquisition, during which an infant appears to be experimenting with uttering sounds of language, but not yet producing any recognizable words

  2. babbling(Noun)

    sounds produced by infant during the babbling period

Webster Dictionary

  1. Babbling

    of Babble

Freebase

  1. Babbling

    Babbling is a stage in child development and a state in language acquisition, during which an infant appears to be experimenting with uttering sounds of language, but not yet producing any recognizable words. Babbling begins at approximately 5 to 7 months of age, when a baby's noises begin to sound like phonemes. Infants begin to produce recognizable words usually around 12 months, though babbling may continue for some time afterward.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. babbling

    The sound made by shallow rivers flowing over stony beds.

How to pronounce babbling?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say babbling in sign language?

  1. babbling

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of babbling in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of babbling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of babbling in a Sentence

  1. Edna St. Vincent Millay:

    April comes like an idiot, babbling and strewing flowers.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    I hate ingratitude more in a man than lying, vainness, babbling, drunkenness, or any taint of vice whose strong corruption inhabits our frail blood.

Images & Illustrations of babbling

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