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To talk continuously and too much - thesaurus

Synonyms

chunter

verb

Britishinformal to talk for a long time about something that other people do not find interesting

keep on

informal to continue talking about something in a way that annoys people

go on

to talk so much that people become bored or annoyed

hold forth

to talk for a long time about something that is important to you, often in a way that other people think is boring

chatter

verb

to talk continuously in a fast informal way, usually about unimportant subjects

drone on

to talk about something for a long time in a very boring way

babble

verb

to talk for a long time about things that are not interesting or important

discourse on/upon

to talk for a long time about a particular subject

ramble on

to talk or write about something for a long time in a way that is boring, annoying, or confusing

be/go on about

to keep talking about someone or something, especially when other people think it is boring

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bang on

to talk about something for a long time in a boring and annoying way

blabber

verb

informal to talk too much, especially about things that should be kept secret, in a way that annoys other people

blather

verb

informal to talk for a long time about something that is boring or not important

blether

verb

Britishinformal to talk continuously about things that are not important

crap on

impolite to talk continuously in an annoying or boring way

flog something to death

to talk about something so much that no one else wants to hear any more about it

labour the point

to continue explaining something or adding details after everyone clearly understands it

meander

verb

to talk or write for a long time, changing subjects or ideas, so that people become bored or confused

philosophise

a British spelling of philosophize

philosophize

verb

to talk about important or difficult subjects in a way that people find boring or too serious

rabbit on

to talk about something for a long time so that people feel bored or annoyed

rake over

to continue to talk about something unpleasant that someone else no longer wants to talk or think about

ramble

verb

to talk for a long time in a confused way, especially about other things instead of the subject that you should be talking about

rattle on

to talk quickly and for a long time

run on

mainly American to talk for a long time about something in a way that is boring. The usual British word is go on.

spout

verb

informal to talk, especially for a long time or in a boring way

talk a blue streak

to talk a lot without pausing

talk away

to continue to talk for a long time

talk/chatter nineteen to the dozen

to talk very quickly without stopping

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