gabble englannista suomeksi
1611, William Shakespeare, ''The Tempest'', Act I, scene II :
- I pitied thee, took pains to make thee speak, taught thee each hour one thing or other; when thou didst not, savage, know thine own meaning, but wouldst gabble like a thing most brutish
(quote-text)|title=The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg|chapter=4|passage=Then he fell to gabbling strange and dreadful things which were not clearly understandable.
- Does she regard him simply as a workman come to do a job for her, someone whom she need never lay eyes on again; or is she gabbling to hide discomfiture?
To utter inarticulate sounds with rapidity.
- gabble like a goose
Confused or unintelligible speech.
1914, (w), ''The Wisdom of Father Brown''
- a lot of gabble from witnesses