pittle-pattle

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

pittle-pattle (third-person singular simple present pittle-pattles, present participle pittle-pattling, simple past and past participle pittle-pattled)

  1. (archaic, intransitive) To talk unmeaningly; to chatter or prattle.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Latimer to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.