Definition of yatter in English:


Line breaks: yat¦ter
Pronunciation: /ˈjatə


[no object]
  • Talk incessantly; chatter: dear old Betty was yattering at me on Sunday
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    • They'd gone back to their room, to yatter about sex under the covers in dim light and comfort.
    • Since I had only spoken to him once all night, I knew exactly what he was yattering on about and so I reacted.
    • Probably I just realized I'd been yattering for a while, and stopped.


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  • Incessant talk: there is no place like home for random yatter


early 19th century: imitative, perhaps suggested by yammer and chatter.

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