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Synonyms for drivel
ˈdrɪv əldriv·el

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Wiktionary

  1. drivelverb

    Synonyms:
    drool

  2. drivelverb

    To have saliva drip from the mouth; to drool.

    Synonyms:
    drool

  3. drivelverb

    To talk nonsense; to talk senselessly

    Synonyms:
    drool

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. drivel

    Synonyms:
    fatuity, nonsense, trifling, snivel, babble

    Antonyms:
    soundness, coherence, substance, solidity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drivel, garbagenoun

    a worthless message

    Synonyms:
    refuse, drool, scraps, dribble, garbage, food waste, slobber

  2. drool, dribble, drivel, slobberverb

    saliva spilling from the mouth

    Synonyms:
    drool, trickle, slobber, dribble, tommyrot, boloney, garbage, humbug, taradiddle, bosh, baloney, bilgewater, drip, tarradiddle, tosh, twaddle, dribbling

  3. drivel, drool, slabber, slaver, slobber, dribbleverb

    let saliva drivel from the mouth

    "The baby drooled"

    Synonyms:
    drop, drip, filter, drool, slaver, trickle, carry, dribble, slabber, salivate, slobber

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. drivelverb

    Synonyms:
    slaver, slobber, drool

  2. drivelverb

    Synonyms:
    dote, be imbecile, be foolish

  3. drivelnoun

    Synonyms:
    slaver, drivelling

  4. drivelnoun

    Synonyms:
    nonsense, balderdash, stuff, foolish talk

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. drivelnoun

    Synonyms:
    driveling, nonsense, twaddle

  2. drivelverb

    Synonyms:
    drool

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "drivel":

    whim, speculation

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How to use drivel in a sentence?

  1. Chris Patten:

    We should stop being fooled that somehow at the end of the all the kowtowing there's this great pot of gold waiting for us. It's always been an illusion, we keep on kidding ourselves that unless we do everything that China wants we will somehow miss out on great trading opportunities. It's drivel.

  2. James Joyce:

    He comes into the world God knows how, walks on the water, gets out of his grave and goes up off the Hill of Howth. What drivel is this?

Images & Illustrations of drivel

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Translations for drivel

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • هراءArabic
  • глупости, лигавя се, говоря глупости, слюнка, безсмислици, лигиBulgarian
  • ximpleries, bavejarCatalan, Valencian
  • žvanit, blábolatCzech
  • Gelaber, Schwafelei, Gesülze, sabbern, Gewäsch, Gerede, Gefasel, Geschwätz, Palaver, Geifer, Laberei, Sabber, Blödsinn, Geschwafel, FaseleiGerman
  • σάλιο, αερολογώ, σαλιαρίζω, αερολογίες, βγάζω σάλια, λέω ανοησίεςGreek
  • macanas, monserga, tonterías, chorradas, leseras, babear, babosadasSpanish
  • pöty, höpsiä, höpötys, puhua puuta heinää, höpöttää, hölynpöly, höpinä, sylki, höpöpuhe, kuolaFinnish
  • foutaise, baver, radoter, baveFrench
  • लारHindi
  • ngutungutuahiMāori
  • geneuzel, kwijl, kwijlen, speekselDutch
  • bełkotPolish
  • besteira, bobagem, babar, babaPortuguese
  • слюни, чепуха, ерунда, чушь, вздор, бессмыслица, слюнаRussian
  • drägel, drägla, dregel, dravla, dravel, dreglaSwedish

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