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drivelnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈdrɪv.əl/ disapproving
nonsense or ​boring and ​unnecessaryinformation: You don't ​believe the drivel you ​read on the internet, do you? You're talking drivel as ​usual!
drivelling
adjective uk   us   /-ɪŋ/
Who was that drivelling idiot on the ​radio this ​morning?
(Definition of drivel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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drivelnoun [U]

 us   /ˈdrɪv·əl/
something written or said that is ​completelyworthless; ​nonsense: The ​papers are ​filled with drivel about ​moviestars.
(Definition of drivel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drivel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 胡说,瞎扯,废话…
in Turkish zırva, saçma sapan söz, lakrdı…
in Russian чепуха…
in Chinese (Traditional) 胡說,瞎扯,廢話…
in Polish brednie…
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