Definition of blab in English:
verb (blabs, blabbing, blabbed)[no object]
Reveal secrets by indiscreet talk: she blabbed to the press [with object]: there’s no need to blab the whole story
More example sentences
- She can't go blabbing out secrets after the third round of drinks.
- Apparently, he had blabbed out to the whole school that Sean was my boyfriend.
- That's how long it had been since he'd blabbed about the whole movie theater incident.
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A person who blabs.
- Anyhoo, it annoys me when the blabs plump for the same stuff.
- We thought it was a good deal; Grandma could smoke her cigars in Edith's face and catch up on all the daily gossip since Edith was a big blab.
Middle English (as a noun): probably of Germanic origin; ultimately imitative.
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