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ba buhl

  • n  gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby
  • v  utter meaningless sounds, like a baby, or utter in an incoherent way
  • v  to talk foolishly
    The two women babbled and crooned at the baby
  • v  flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise
  • v  divulge confidential information or secrets

  • Such words babble up in all corners of society, wherever anybody is ax-grinding, arm-twisting, backscratching, sweet-talking.
  • Professor Thorndike acknowledges that under his "babble-luck" system hundreds of different languages could have developed among primitive men.
  • But can you decipher the techno-babble that Enterprise crew members are constantly spouting? For some help, PTI consulted Michael Okuda, one of the Star Trek technical experts:.
News & Articles

  • Monroe police track down fugitive rooster
    MONROE -- He didn't have a warrant out for his arrest, but police in Monroe desperately wanted to get him off the street. The culprit spent more than a month on the lam, a nuisance to neighbors with his babble most fowl.
    June 17, 2013 - Everett Herald
  • Dwyane Wade, Lost Defensive Puppy
    Categories: MISCELLANEA It’s always easier to pinpoint a cause, whether it be armchair psycho-babble or an injury or whatever singular else, to explain a decline. Dwyane Wade... ( Read more... )
    June 13, 2013 - Hardwood Paroxysm

  • Gregg Popovich in MSNBC
    That's all psycho babble,Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said, using one of his favorite expressions to downplay the notion. "When I think of dynasties, two come to my mind real quick - UCLA and Bill Russell. Everything else is just talk."
  • Dana Perino in
    You know what? I'm going to leave all the psycho-babble and the political psycho-babble to the press,said Perino, the White House spokeswoman.
  • JJ Abrams in Chicago Tribune
    He's essentially the bridge between Walter's techno-babble and English,says Abrams.

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