Slang – Motormouth or Motor-mouth.

Meaning – A very talkative person. Someone who talks a lot. A motormouth is a person who talks excessively, often about meaningless things.

There are many great slang expression that can be directed towards someone who talks to much. Here are some of our favourites:

  • BlabbermouthTo blabber (slang) is to talk foolishly or excessively. 
  • ChatterboxTo chatter is to talk excessively about unimportant things.
  • Flap jawTo flap is to talk foolishly and persistently. 
  • GasbagGas is another slang expression for talking too much.
  • JabbererTo jabber is to speak rapidly or to talk in a way that is difficult to understand.
  • Wind-bagWind is a slang expression for meaningless chat.
  • YapperTo yap is to talk in a loud or annoying way.


  • “Give it a rest motormouth! I can’t even hear myself think. You never stop talking.”

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