spoke (part of speech: verb)
- It babbled with such delicious coolness between its ferns. - "The Keeper of the Door", Ethel M. Dell.
- The Wandering Jew probably babbled unremittingly about some breakfast dish that took so long to prepare that he had never time to eat it." - "The Unbearable Bassington", Saki.
- He wrung his hands, and babbled like a lunatic. - "The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story", Various.