Definition of Natter

1. Verb. Talk socially without exchanging too much information. "Sam cannot natter Sue "; "The men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"




Definition of Natter

1. v. i. To find fault; to be peevish.

Definition of Natter

1. Verb. (colloquial) To talk without purpose. ¹

2. Verb. (Scotland) To nag. ¹

3. Noun. (colloquial) Mindless and irrelevant chatter. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Natter

1. to chatter [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: chatter

Lexicographical Neighbors of Natter

natrolite
natrolites
natromontebrasite
natron
natronambulite
natroniobite
natronobacterium
natronococcus
natrons
natrophilite
natrophosphate
natrosilite
natrotantite
natroxalate
nats
natter (current term)
nattered
natterer
natterers
nattering
natterings
natterjack
natterjacks
natters
nattery
nattier
nattiest
nattily
nattiness
nattinesses

Literary usage of Natter

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1894)
"Asa medallist natter was decidedly skilful, though he produced comparatively few works. natter published in 1754 'A Treatise on the Ancient Method of ..."

2. Transactions by Cambridge Philosophical Society (1830)
"Some Observations on the Habits and Character of the natter-Jack of Pennant, with a List of Reptiles found in Cambridgeshire. BY THE REV. ..."

3. The Shadow Line: A Confession by Joseph Conrad (1917)
"It sounded natter, I seemed to make of the "old man "-the down there under the sea It was a weird story ^to the I listened to the end; then **P"*^ It cabin ..."

4. Diary of the American Revolution: From Newspapers and Original Documents by Frank Moore (1860)
"... to all the pretensions of that people, nnd we natter ourselves that after their subjection they will be in a few years as corrupted, as wicked, ..."

Other Resources:

Search for Natter on Dictionary.com!Search for Natter on Thesaurus.com!Search for Natter on Google!Search for Natter on Wikipedia!

Search