Translation of "chatter" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

chatter

verb [ I ] uk /ˈtʃæt.ər/ us /ˈtʃæt̬.ɚ/
TALK/NOISE 谈话/嘈音

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

唠叨;喋喋不休
She spent the morning chattering away to her friends. 她和朋友闲聊了一上午。
He chattered happily about nothing in particular. 他喋喋不休,却没讲什么特别的东西。

If animals chatter, they make quick, repeated noises.

(指动物)叽叽喳喳,吱吱叫,咯咯叫
The gun shot made the monkeys chatter in alarm. 枪声使猴子们惊慌地吱吱乱叫。
TEETH 牙齿

If your teeth chatter, they knock together repeatedly because you are very cold or frightened.

(牙齿因受冷或受惊而)咯咯作响,打战
I could hardly talk, my teeth were chattering so much. 我几乎说不了话,牙齿不停地打战。
noun [ U ] uk /ˈtʃæt.ər/ us /ˈtʃæt̬.ɚ/

conversation about things that are not important

喋喋不休的谈话;唠叨
I can't concentrate with Ann's constant chatter. 安一直唠唠叨叨,我没法集中精力。

the quick, repeated noises that some animals make

(动物的)鸣叫声,啁啾声,吱吱的叫声
He could hear the chatter of birds in the trees overhead. 他可以听见鸟儿在头顶的树上叽叽喳喳的叫声。

communication between people over the internet:

Experts monitor internet chatter for the government.

(Translation of “chatter” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)