What is the meaning of talking nonsense?

to say things that are not reasonable or have no meaning: Is it just me or was she talking nonsense in the meeting?

What’s another word for talking nonsense?

What is another word for nonsense talk?

gibberish nonsense
rubbish blether
gabble jabber
poppycock prattle
rot baloney

What does it mean to talk rubbish?

UK (UK also talk rubbish) to say things that are not reasonable or have no meaning: Is it just me or was she talking nonsense in the meeting?

How do I stop talking nonsense?

11 Ways To Talk Less And Listen More

  1. Learn to control your impulse.
  2. Practice not interrupting people.
  3. Avoid commandeering the conversation.
  4. Ask questions.
  5. Shift gratification to listening.
  6. Accept differences of opinion.
  7. Think before you speak.
  8. Work on your self-esteem.

What is nonsense or misleading talk?

noun. flattering or wheedling talk; cajolery. deceptive or misleading talk; nonsense; hooey: a lot of blarney about why he was broke. verb (used with or without object), blar·neyed, blar·ney·ing. to flatter or wheedle; use blarney: He blarneys his boss with the most shameless compliments.

Is nonsense a bad word?

“Nonsense” is not used for cursing. As has been stated before, it is a more polite word and would be used (and preferred) as an alternative to cursing. Some people may, however, be offended by it, but that is because the speaker is telling them that what they are saying makes no sense.

What do you call a person who talks rubbish?

A loquacious person talks a lot, often about stuff that only they think is interesting. You can also call them chatty or gabby, but either way, they’re loquacious. Of course, if you’ve got nothing to say, a loquacious person might make a good dinner companion, because they’ll do all the talking.

What is a blusterer?

Definitions of blusterer. a person who causes trouble by speaking indiscreetly. synonyms: loudmouth. type of: bad hat, mischief-maker, trouble maker, troublemaker, troubler. someone who deliberately stirs up trouble.

What does talking through your hat mean?

Talk nonsense
Talk nonsense; also, hold forth about something one knows very little about. For example, He was talking through his hat when he described the shipwreck, or Mother went on and on about various screwdrivers but in fact she was talking through her hat.

How do you deal with a nonsense person?

Be still, keep yourself grounded and look at them directly. Be completely present. Don’t forget who you are and don’t get lost in negative energy. When they realize that you’re not affected by their behavior, they’ll either stop talking and walk away or the conversation will take a more positive direction.

What kind of word is nonsense?

noun. words or language having little or no sense or meaning. conduct, action, etc., that is senseless, foolish, or absurd: to have tolerated enough nonsense. impudent, insubordinate, or otherwise objectionable behavior: He doesn’t have to take that nonsense from you.