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Blab (verb neuter)

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To Blab. v.n. To tattle; to tell tales.

                            Your mute I'll be;
When my tongue blabs, then let mine eyes not see.
Shakesp. Twelfth Night.

Sources: Shakespeare's Twelfth Night (36)

Attributes: Verb Neuter (131)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Blab (verb neuter)." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: February 23, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=18845.


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