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ˈnæt ərnat·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chew the fat, shoot the breeze, chat, confabulate, confab, chitchat, chit-chat, chatter, chaffer, natter, gossip, jaw, claver, visitverb

    talk socially without exchanging too much information

    "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"


  1. Natterverb

    To talk constantly; to chatter incessantly to prattle; as, nattering like a chatterbox.


  1. natternoun

    Mindless and irrelevant chatter.

  2. natterverb

    To talk without purpose.

  3. natterverb

    To nag.


  1. natter

    Natter is a verb that refers to the act of talking casually, often about unimportant matters, usually for a long time. It can also be used as a noun to indicate a casual, lengthy, and often aimless conversation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Natterverb

    to find fault; to be peevish

  2. Etymology: [Cf. Icel. knetta to grumble.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Natter

    nat′ėr, v.t. and v.i. (prov.) to find fault.—adjs. Natt′ered, Natt′ery, peevish.

Editors Contribution

  1. natter

    talk casually, especially about unimportant things

    Submitted by cathi_b on June 5, 2020  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Natter is ranked #54055 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Natter surname appeared 382 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Natter.

    96% or 367 total occurrences were White.
    1.3% or 5 total occurrences were Black.
    1.3% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. treant

  2. attern

  3. tarten

  4. ratten

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of natter in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of natter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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    an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something
    • A. bash
    • B. mediocrity
    • C. intelligence
    • D. disguise

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