verb[no object] Scottish
- 1Talk foolishly; babble: Tom havered onMore example sentences
- The women did a lot of talking and havering about ribbons while the guys bought the flowers and got out there selling.
- Anyone that day who foresaw Istabraq becoming a superstar would have been havering.
- A group of friends are havering politely in what looks like a social situation.
- 1.1British Act in a vacillating or indecisive manner: (as noun havering) most people giggle at their havering and indecisionMore example sentences
- Yet others havered indecisively over both the principle and the practicality of the thing.
- The reason the richest nations on earth have havered for so long about admitting Turkey to their club is all about - you know - "values".
- Premier Guy Mollet, in the center of it all, havered uncomfortably. Once again irresolution was at the helm in France.
noun(also havers) Scottish Back to top
early 18th century: of unknown origin.
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