Blather – meaning of the word and examples

To talk foolishly at length —often used with on. (Merriam – Webster)

To talk for a long time in a silly or annoying way. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Talk in a long-winded way without making very much sense. (Oxford Dictionaries)

If someone is blathering on about something, they are talking for a long time about something that you consider boring or unimportant. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

Talking a good game: how Gareth Southgate has risen above the blather.

https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jul/06/talking-good-game-gareth-southgate-above-blather

Russia Dismisses US Election-Meddling Indictments as ‘Blather’.

https://www.voanews.com/a/russia-dismisses-united-states-election-meddling-indictments-as-blather/4259206.html

Sales Motivation: Ignoring the Negative Blather.

https://thesaleshunter.com/sales-motivation-ignoring-the-negative-blather/

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