What does the word babble mean?

Usage examples for babble

  1. The World Secretary interrupted the babble which arose with the completion of the officer's presentation. – Greylorn by John Keith Laumer
  2. Endicott turned away as the crowd broke into a babble of voices. – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  3. But now I babble again of that base servitude, which I would forget, but cannot: for every measurement, bolt, ring, is in my brain, like a burden: but it is past, it is past- and it was vanity. – The Purple Cloud by M.P. Shiel