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babel US English

A confused noise, typically that made by a number of voices

babel US Thesaurus

I can't hear you above this babel

Babel in babel US English

A confused noise, typically that made by a number of voices

Babel, Tower of US English

See Tower of Babel.

Babel, Tower of New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(in the Old Testament) tower built in an attempt to reach heaven

Tower of Babel US English

(In the Bible) a tower built in an attempt to reach heaven, which God frustrated by confusing the languages of its builders so that they could not understand one another (Genesis 11:1-9)