- Prattle means baby talk.
An example of prattle is a childish babble.
- Prattle is defined as to speak in a childish way.
An example of prattle is telling a story in a high pitched baby voice.
transitive verb-·tled, -·tling
- to speak in a childish way; babble
Origin of prattleMiddle Low German pratelen, akin to Middle Dutch praten, prate
- idle chatter
- childish babble
verbprat·tled, prat·tling, prat·tles
Origin of prattleFrequentative of prate
(third-person singular simple present prattles, present participle prattling, simple past and past participle prattled)
- Silly, childish, talk; babble.
prate +"Ž -le (“early modern English frequentative suffix")